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PICCINNI, Antonio (1846 - 1920), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PICCINNI, Antonio (1846 - 1920), Painter, engraver

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 14th May 1846, in Trani (Apulia); died January 1920 or 1929, in Rome.

Painter, engraver. Figures, portraits, genre scenes.

Piccinni studied under Domenic Morelli, Tommaso Aloisio Juvara and Francesco Pisante. He painted portraits of the Italian kings Umberto and Victor Emmanuel III.

Reference Entry.  145 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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