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SANCTIS, Guglielmo de (1829 - 1911), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SANCTIS, Guglielmo de (1829 - 1911), Painter

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 8 March 1829, in Rome; died 1911 or 1924, in Rome.

Painter. Historical subjects, religious subjects, portraits. Frescoes, church decoration.

A pupil of Tommaso Minardi at the Accademia di San Luca in Rome, Guglielmo de Sanctis went on to enjoy a successful and distinguished career and took part in many exhibitions.

His first works were of religious subjects

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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