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GIOLFINO, Niccolo II (1476 - 1555), Painter, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GIOLFINO, Niccolo II (1476 - 1555), Painter, fresco artist

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born 1476, in Verona; died 1555, in Verona.

Painter, fresco artist. Religious subjects, portraits.

[not available online]Niccolo Giolfino II studied under Liberale da Verona in 1492. He was Mantegna's friend and Paolo Farinati's master.

He lived at the same time as Gian-Maria Falconetto. His paintings can be seen in the churches of his native city where the religious compositions

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