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LOMI, Aurelio (1556 - 1622), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LOMI, Aurelio (1556 - 1622), Painter

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Italian, 16th – 17th century, male.

Born 29 February 1556, in Pisa; died 1622.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Pisan School.

[not available online]Aurelio Lomi was the son of Giovanni Battista Lomi. He was the elder half-brother of Orazio Gentileschi. Lomi, considered to be the founder of the Pisa School, studied first with his father (some biographers say with Bronzino), but his true teacher was Ludovico Cardi, known

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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