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MALATESTA, Adeodato (1806 - 1891), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MALATESTA, Adeodato (1806 - 1891), Painter, sculptor

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Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 16 May 1806, in Modena; died 24 December 1891, in Modena.

Painter, sculptor. Religious subjects, portraits.

Adeodato Malatesta was a student of Pisani, then Remenuti and Bartolini. He started out in Modena, then went to Florence. He is regarded as one of the most accomplished masters of 19th century Italian art. He took part in the exhibitions of all the

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