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COSTA, Giuseppe (1852 - 1912), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COSTA, Giuseppe (1852 - 1912), Painter

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 6 April 1852, in Naples; died 1912.

Painter. Genre scenes, figures.

Giuseppe Costa executed his first works at the Istituto di Belle Arti di Napoli. He studied with Domenico Morelli, who guided him towards genre painting.

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