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GIROLAMO DA CREMONA - Painter, miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GIROLAMO DA CREMONA - Painter, miniaturist

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Active in Siena between 1467 and 1483.

Painter, miniaturist.

Sienese School.

As an illuminator, Girolamo da Cremona completed the missal of Barbara of Brandenburg, decorated an antiphonary and did numerous miniatures. As a painter, little survives of his work. Although inspired by Mantegna, he displayed a typically affected late 15th-century style, particularly in his painting.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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