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PRADA, Carlo (1884 - 1960), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PRADA, Carlo (1884 - 1960), Painter

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 1884, in Milan; died 1960, in Santa Margherita (Liguria).

Painter. Portraits, nudes, interiors with figures, landscapes, waterscapes, seascapes, still-lifes.

Carlo Prada studied at the Accademia di Brera, Milan, where he enrolled in 1900. He started out as a Divisionist, became interested in the ideas of the Novecento group and painted many portraits. Then, in the 1930s, he moved towards the lighter

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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