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SALVI, Giovanni Battista (1609 - 1685), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SALVI, Giovanni Battista (1609 - 1685), Painter

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 29 August 1609, in Sassoferrato (Marche); died 8 August 1685, in Rome.

Painter. Religious subjects.

School of Rome.

The son and pupil of Torquinio Salvi, Giovanni Battista Salvi, known as Sassoferrato, is generally regarded as a member of the school founded by the Carracci brothers. He spent most of his life in Rome. An altarpiece entitled Madonna of the Rosary

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