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GANDOLFI, Ubaldo (1728 - 1781), Painter, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GANDOLFI, Ubaldo (1728 - 1781), Painter, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

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Italian, 18th century, male.

Born 1728, in San Matteo della Decima; died 25 July 1781, in Ravenna.

Painter, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, figures, portraits.

Ubaldo Gandolfi, the older brother of Gaetano Gandolfi, studied under Stefano Torelli, Ercole Graziani the Younger and Ercole Lelli at the fine arts academy in Bologna. He decorated palazzi and churches in and around Bologna. Major

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