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GRAN, Daniel (1694 - 1757), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GRAN, Daniel (1694 - 1757), Painter, draughtsman

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Austrian, 18th century, male.

Born 1694, in Vienna; died 16 April 1757, in St Pölten.

Painter, draughtsman. Historical subjects, religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects. Murals.

[not available online]Gran studied in Vienna, Venice and Naples. He studied under Ricci in Venice, where he learned Italian principles of perspective, and under Solimena in Naples. He probably returned to Austria in 1721, becoming painter to the

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