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CONTI, Bernardino dei (1450 - 1525), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CONTI, Bernardino dei (1450 - 1525), Painter

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born c. 1450, possibly in Pavia; died c. 1525 or 1528.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits.

Bernardino dei Conti was a pupil of Zenale in Milan, where he spent most of his life. He was primarily a portrait painter and was influenced by Leonardo da Vinci.

Reference Entry.  441 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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