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MORETTO, Alessandro (1498 - 1554), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MORETTO, Alessandro (1498 - 1554), Painter

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1498, in Rovato, near Brescia; died between 9 and 22 December 1554, in Rovato.

Painter.

Brescia School.

[not available online]Alessandro Moretto was the son of Pietro Moretto. He began as a pupil of Ferramola, with whom he collaborated on the decoration of the choir of Brescia cathedral in 1518. According to Lanzi, he was also a pupil of the Titian

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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