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MASOLINO DA PANICALE (1383 - 1447), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MASOLINO DA PANICALE (1383 - 1447), Painter

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Born 1383, in Panicale; died c. 1447.


Florentine School.

Masolino is a key figure in the history of Florentine painting, collaborating with Masaccio on the notable Brancacci Chapel frescoes in Santa Maria del Carmine as well as achieving considerable distinction in his independent works, such as his fresco cycles in the Lombard town of Castiglione, Olona and the church of S Stefano,

Reference Entry.  700 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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