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SACCHI, Andrea (1599 - 1661), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SACCHI, Andrea (1599 - 1661), Painter

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born shortly before 30 November 1599, in Nettuno, near Rome; died 21 June 1661, in Rome.

Painter. History painting, religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, portraits.

[not available online]Andrea Sacchi was the son and pupil of Benedetto Sacchi. He then worked with Francesco Albano and studied Raphael, Polidoro da Caravaggio and the artists of antiquity. He later trained numerous pupils, most notably

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