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DOLCI, Carlo or Carlino (1616 - 1686), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DOLCI, Carlo or Carlino (1616 - 1686), Painter

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 25 May 1616, in Florence; died 17 January 1686, in Florence.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits.

Florentine School.

[not available online]A pupil of Jacopo Vignali, Carlo Dolci painted numerous portraits, but also religious scenes. His pupils, Loma Mancini and his daughter Agnese, copied a great many of his works. Many of Dolci's paintings are to be found in England; others are

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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