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FIORILLO, Johann Dominicus (1748 - 1821), Painter, scholar

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FIORILLO, Johann Dominicus (1748 - 1821), Painter, scholar

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German, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 13 October 1748, in Hamburg; died 10 September 1821, in Göttingen (Lower Saxony).

Painter, scholar.

Fiorillo worked at the academy of Bayreuth in 1759, then in Rome in 1761 at the studio of P. Battoni, and finally, between 1765 and 1769, in Bologna under the direction of Vittorio Bigari. On his return to Germany, he went first to Hamburg,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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