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LORENZETTI, Ambrogio (<i>died</i> 1348), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LORENZETTI, Ambrogio (died 1348), Painter

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Italian, 14th century, male.

Born in Siena; died 1348, in Siena.

Painter. History painting.

Sienese School.

Like his brother Pietro, Ambrogio Lorenzetti is one of the great figures of the Sienese School. There is little certain information about his life and, as with Pietro, we have only a series of dates that enable us to catalogue those few of his works that have survived. It is

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