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CREMONA, Tranquillo (1837 - 1878), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CREMONA, Tranquillo (1837 - 1878), Painter

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Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 1837, in Pavia; died 10 June 1878, in Milan.

Painter. History painting, portraits, genre scenes.

Gli Scapigliatura.

Tranquillo Cremona was a pupil of Trecourt in Pavia. He then lived in Venice, where he was profoundly influenced by the paintings of Titian and Veronese.

He enjoyed much celebrity and recognition in his country and in his time. He was one of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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