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DENTE, Marco (<i>died</i> 1527), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DENTE, Marco (died 1527), Engraver

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born in Ravenna (Emilia-Romagna); died 1527, in Rome.


[not available online]Dente is regarded as one of the most eminent followers of Marcantonio. His powerful execution and sureness of draughtsmanship enabled him to reproduce the works of Baccio Bandinelli, Giulio Romano, and Marcantonio himself, with all their characteristics accurately rendered.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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