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GHERARDI, Antonio (1644 - 1702), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GHERARDI, Antonio (1644 - 1702), Painter, engraver

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 1644, in Rieti; died 11 May 1702, in Rome.

Painter, engraver. Religious subjects.

[not available online]Antonio Gherardi studied under P.-Fr. Mola and Pietro da Corona. He worked on a large number of church projects in Rome and enjoyed the patronage of Monsignore Bulgarini. He is remembered for six engravings depicting the Torture of St Martina.

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