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RECCO, Giuseppe (1634 - 1695), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RECCO, Giuseppe (1634 - 1695), Painter

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Active also active in Spain.

Born 12 June 1634, in Naples; died 29 May 1695, in Alicante.

Painter. Still-lifes.

Giuseppe Recco was the son of Giacomo Recco and father of Nicola Maria and Elena Rocco. He left Naples to study in Lombardy with Evaristo Baschenis, and perhaps also with Anielo Falcone and Porpora. Possibly on the recommendation of his compatriot Luca Giordano,

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