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CELEBRANO, Francesco (1729 - 1814), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CELEBRANO, Francesco (1729 - 1814), Painter, sculptor

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Italian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1729, in Naples; died 1814.

Painter, sculptor. Religious subjects, genre scenes.

Francesco Celebrano produced a remarkable altarpiece for the 17th- and 18th-century church of S Maria di Pietà dei Sangro (the former Sansevero chapel) - a Deposition painted to resemble a marble relief.

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