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TORELLI, Giacomo Cavalein (1604 - 1678), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
TORELLI, Giacomo Cavalein (1604 - 1678), Painter

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Born 1604 or 1608, in Fano; died 17 June 1678, in Fano.

Painter. Architectural views. Decoration.

Giacomo Cavalein Torelli is best known as a painter of theatrical scenery. He introduced some significant innovations in this field.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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