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FARINATI, Paolo (1524 - 1606), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FARINATI, Paolo (1524 - 1606), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, architect

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 1524, in Verona; died 1606.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver, architect. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, figures, portraits.

[not available online]Paolo Farinati was a descendant of the Florentine Farinata degli Uberti, or Urbiti, who participated in the struggle between the Guelfs and Ghibellines. The son of Giovanni Battista I, his first master, he was also taught by Niccolo Giolfino and

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