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CORIOLANO, Giovanni Battista (1590 - 1649), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CORIOLANO, Giovanni Battista (1590 - 1649), Painter, engraver

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1590, in Bologna; died probably in 1649.

Painter, engraver. History painting.

G.-B. Coriolano studied painting with Giovanni-Lod. Valesio, but was best known as an engraver. His works for churches in Bologna include two paintings in S Anna, representing St Nicolas and St Bruno, and an altarpiece for the Annunziata, with St John, St James, and St Bernard. He

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