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GALESTRUZZI, Giovanni Battista (1615 - 1669), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GALESTRUZZI, Giovanni Battista (1615 - 1669), Painter, engraver

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 1615, in Florence; died c. 1669.

Painter, engraver.

[not available online]Giovanni Battista Galestruzzi studied initially under Francesco Furini and then moved to Rome where, in 1652, he was admitted into the Accademia di San Luca. Giacomo Rossi has catalogued his extensive engravings. Galestruzzi was a friend of Stefano della Bella, whose style he imitated and who, according to Huber, later completed several

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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