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MIGLIARA, Giovanni (1785 - 1837), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MIGLIARA, Giovanni (1785 - 1837), Painter, watercolourist

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Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 15 October 1785, in Alexandria; died 18 April 1837, in Milan.

Painter, watercolourist. Genre scenes, architectural views, urban landscapes, architectural interiors. Stage sets.

He received early encouragement from his cabinetmaker father Pietro Migliara. He went on to paint stage sets but ultimately made his name painting architectural subjects. He was elected to membership of the academies in Milan, Turin,

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