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LILLONI, Umberto (1898 - 1980), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LILLONI, Umberto (1898 - 1980), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 1 March 1898, in Milan; died 1980, in Milan.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Figures, portraits, nudes, landscapes, waterscapes, seascapes, flowers.

Novecento Italiano.

[not available online]Umberto Lilloni first trained as a cabinet-maker at the Scuola Professionale dell'Umanitaria in Milan, before enrolling at the Accademia di Brera, Milan, in 1915. There he studied under Casare Tallone and Ambrogio Alciati. He fought

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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