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RICCI, Sebastiano or Bastiano (1659 - 1734), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RICCI, Sebastiano or Bastiano (1659 - 1734), Painter, engraver

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Italian, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1659, in Cividal di Belluno (Venice); died 15 May 1734, in Venice.

Painter (gouache), engraver. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, portraits.

Venetian School.

[not available online]Sebastiano Ricci became an apprentice in the studio of Federigo Cervelli in Venice in 1674. He also worked with Mazzoni. After eight years in Venice, he went to Bologna in about 1682.

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