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GATTI, Gervasio (1549 - 1631), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GATTI, Gervasio (1549 - 1631), Painter

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Italian, 16th – 17th century, male.

Active in Cremona.

Born 1549; died 1631.

Painter. History painting, portraits.

Gervasio Gatti was the nephew and pupil of Bernardino Gatti, who taught him to imitate the style of Correggio, as is clear from his early paintings. Later in his career, he adopted the manner of the Carracci. He was also an excellent portrait painter. In his native town, his Death of

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