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FRANCUCCI, Innocenzo di Pietro (1494 - 1550), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FRANCUCCI, Innocenzo di Pietro (1494 - 1550), Painter

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1494, in Imola; died c. 1550, in Bologna.

Painter. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects.

Bolognese School.

[not available online]Francucci lived mainly in Bologna. In 1508, he joined the school run by Francesco Francia but, according to Malvasia, he then went off to work in Florence under Mariotto Albertinelli. According to Vasari, he died of a pestilential fever.

He seems to

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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