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CORCOS, Vittorio Matteo (1859 - 1933), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CORCOS, Vittorio Matteo (1859 - 1933), Painter

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born October 1859, in Livorno; died 1933, in Florence.

Painter. History painting, portraits, genre scenes, sporting subjects, landscapes.

[not available online]Vittorio Corcos studied in Florence and then in Naples, where he was one of Domenico Morelli's best students. From 1880 to 1886 he lived in Paris, and painted many sporting subjects. Some of his works earned him the nickname of

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