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COGHETTI, Francesco (1804 - 1875), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COGHETTI, Francesco (1804 - 1875), Painter, draughtsman

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Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 1804, in Bergamo; died 1875, in Rome.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects.

Coghetti was first a pupil of Diotti of Casalmaggiore. On moving to Rome, he studied under Camuccini and also developed his style by close observation of the works of Raphael. For several years, he was president of the Accademia di S Luca in Rome. He was known

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