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PETRI, Pietro Antonio de (1663 - 1716), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PETRI, Pietro Antonio de (1663 - 1716), Painter, engraver

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Italian, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1663 or 1671, in Premia; died 1716, in Rome.

Painter, engraver (etching). Religious subjects, portraits. Frescoes.

Petri was a pupil of Ghezzi, A. Massarotti and Carlo Maratti. His style was influenced by Maratti and Pietro da Cortona. He painted a Crucifixion in S. Vincento de Anastasio, in Rome, and a number of frescoes in the tribune at San

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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