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CAPONE, Gaetano (1845 - 1920), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CAPONE, Gaetano (1845 - 1920), Painter, watercolourist

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in Naples.

Born 1845, in Maiori (Amalfi Coast, Campania); died 1920, in New York.

Painter, watercolourist. Genre scenes, landscapes.

Gaetano Capone studied in Naples and Rome under Cesare Fracassini.

His best-known works are: Catechism in the Village; The Fine; Mole Hunting (which was bought by the state of Uruguay); and Feed. He was made a

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