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CARPIONI, Giulio (1613 - 1679), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARPIONI, Giulio (1613 - 1679), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 1613, in Venice; died 1679, in Venice.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, figures, flowers, landscapes. Murals.

[not available online]A pupil of Padovanino in Venice, Carpioni was influenced by Titian and, later, by the classicism of Poussin, who he may have known personally. He settled in Vicenza in 1638 where he painted small-scale elegiac subjects

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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