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NOVELLI, Pietro Giovanni (1603 - 1647), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NOVELLI, Pietro Giovanni (1603 - 1647), Painter

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 2 March 1603, in Monreale (Sicily); died August 1647, in Palermo.

Painter. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits.

Pietro Giovanni Novelli was the son of Pietro Antonio Novelli I and the father of Pietro Antonio Novelli II and Rosalia Novelli. He worked principally in Palermo, though towards the end of his career he spent some time in Rome.

Noteworthy examples of his

Reference Entry.  486 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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