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DELL'ABBATE, Niccolò (1512 - 1571), Painter, fresco artist, decorative designer, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DELL'ABBATE, Niccolò (1512 - 1571), Painter, fresco artist, decorative designer, draughtsman

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born c. 1509, or 1512, in Modena; died 1571, in Fontainebleau.

Painter, fresco artist, decorative designer, draughtsman. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, landscapes. Murals.

First Fontainebleau School.

[not available online]Niccolò was both a pupil of and assistant to his father, Giovanni dell'Abbate, and was later tutored by the sculptor Antonio Begarelli. Some

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