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VERONESE, Paolo (1528 - 1588), Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
VERONESE, Paolo (1528 - 1588), Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 1528, in Verona; died 19 April 1588, in Venice.

Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits. Murals.

Venetian School.

Paolo Caliari was born to a stone cutter named Gabriele and his wife, Caterina. Raffaele Borghini and Carlo Ridolfi stated that Paolo first trained with Antonio Badile (1518–1560), perhaps from the age of 10, while Giorgio

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