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MICHIELI, Andrea dei (1539 - 1614), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MICHIELI, Andrea dei (1539 - 1614), Painter, draughtsman

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 1539 or 1542, in Venice; died 1614 or 1617.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, genre scenes.

Andrea dei Michieli was a pupil of Palma the elder, painted historical subjects in the style of his teacher, and collaborated on several works depicting the history of the Venetian Republic in the Sala del Gran Consiglio (Great Council Hall) of the Palazzo San Marco. He

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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