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VISCONTI, Eliseo, or Eliseu (1866 - 1944), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
VISCONTI, Eliseo, or Eliseu (1866 - 1944), Painter

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in Brazil.

Born 30 July 1866, in Salerno; died 15 October 1944.

Painter. History painting.

Eliseo Visconti went to Brazil in his youth and studied in Rio de Janeiro, then came back to Europe to complete his education in Paris, where he was attracted by Post-Impressionism and Art Nouveau. He took part in the Expositions Universelles in Paris, winning a

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