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TIEPOLO, Giovanni Battista, or Giambattista (1696 - 1770), Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
TIEPOLO, Giovanni Battista, or Giambattista (1696 - 1770), Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman

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Italian, 18th century, male.

Born 5 March 1696, in Venice; died 27 March 1770, in Madrid.

Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman, decorative designer. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, allegorical subjects, genre scenes, portraits. Murals.

Venetian School.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Giovanni Battista Tiepolo came from a wealthy family. His father Domenico di Giovanni Tiepolo, a

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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