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MAZZUOLI, Giuseppe (1536 - 1589), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MAZZUOLI, Giuseppe (1536 - 1589), Painter

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1536, in Ferrara; died 9 November 1589.

Painter. History painting, religious subjects, portraits.

Ferrara School.

Giuseppe Mazzuoli was the son of a grain merchant and was Dosso Dossi's pupil. He enjoyed a solid reputation and was much in demand in Ferrara as is shown by his numerous works decorating churches and public buildings in that city. Among them a Virgin

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