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BARTOLOMEO DELLA GATTA (1448 - 1502), Painter, miniaturist, architect, Camaldolese monk

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BARTOLOMEO DELLA GATTA (1448 - 1502), Painter, miniaturist, architect, Camaldolese monk

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Born 1448, in Florence; died December 1502, in Florence.

Painter, miniaturist, architect, Camaldolese monk and abbot.

Bartolomeo della Gatta trained as a goldsmith (his father’s profession) and seems to have had contact with a large network of late 15th-century artists in Florence, Urbino, and Arezzo, including Andrea del Verrocchio, Piero della Francesca, and Luca Signorelli. A monk at the Calmaldolese monastery

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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