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RICCIARELLI, Daniele (1509 - 1566), Painter, fresco artist, copyist, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RICCIARELLI, Daniele (1509 - 1566), Painter, fresco artist, copyist, sculptor

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 1509, in Volterra (Tuscany); died 4 April 1566.

Painter, fresco artist, copyist, sculptor, draughtsman. Religious subjects, mythological subjects.

[not available online]According to Vasari, Ricciarelli was trained in Sodoma's workshop in Siena, possibly under the instruction of Peruzzi. He then joined Beccafumi's workshop. Sometime around 1535-1536, he moved to Rome and settled there.

In 1535, Ricciarelli decorated the Palazzo

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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