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CAROTO, Giovanni Francesco (1480 - 1555), Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CAROTO, Giovanni Francesco (1480 - 1555), Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1480, in Verona; died 1555, in Verona.

Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, landscapes.

Veronese School.

[not available online]Giovanni Francesco Caroto began his studies under Liberale da Verona, whose style he had already been imitating. He later entered Andrea Mantegna's studio in Mantua, where he worked for some considerable time, imitating his master's style so accurately that,

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