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FATTORI, Giovanni (1825 - 1908), Painter, pastellist, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FATTORI, Giovanni (1825 - 1908), Painter, pastellist, watercolourist, engraver

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Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 25 October 1825, in Livorno; died 30 August 1908, in Florence.

Painter, pastellist, watercolourist, engraver. Military subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes, animals.

Macchiaioli group.

[not available online]Giovanni Fattori is considered to be the principal representative of the Macchiaioli movement. Impressionism did not make much of a mark on Italy during the 19th century, its place was occupied

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