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Achmann, Friedrich

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 46 words.

Swiss, 16th century, male.

Active in Laufenburg.

Painter, decorative designer.

According to accounting records, Achmann was contracted in 1598 to undertake...

Acquistabene (Maestro)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 13 words.

Italian, 13th century, male.

Activec.1295.

Born in Brescia.

Painter, draughtsman, architect.

Adam D'avesne

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Religious Art; Christian Art. 43 words.

French, 16th century, male.

Active in Arras at the beginning of the 16th century.

Painter. Religious subjects. Decorative schemes.

Arras School.

In 1501...

Adam, Michel

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 68 words.

French, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1513, in Jargeau (Loiret).

Sculptor, architect.

Michel Adam spent time in Italy. Some biographers claim that he was a student...

Adaminus de Sto. Georgio

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 23 words.

Italian, 12th century, male.

Sculptor, architect.

According to an inscription, this artist worked on the columns of the crypt of S Zeno, Verona.

Adamo di Arcidosso

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 60 words.

Italian, 15th century, male.

Painter. Frescoes, decorative schemes.

Sienese School.

In 1419, Adamo decorated the vault of the dome of Siena Cathedral. The...

Adams, Robert

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Prints and Printmaking; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 52 words.

British, 16th century, male.

Born 1540, in London; died 1595, in London.

Architect, draughtsman, engraver.

Robert Adams was a talented man and his competence...

Adan, Miguel

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 65 words.

Spanish, 16th century, male.

Painter, decorative designer.

School of Seville.

Miguel Adan's signature and the date 14 March 1593 are found on a receipt for a 30...

Admont Abbey

A. Gerhardt.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Book Arts and Illustration; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 18th-Century Art; Christian Art; Renaissance Art. 473 words.

Benedictine abbey on the River Enns in Styria, Austria. It was founded in the mid-11th century by Bishop Gebhard from Salzburg, endowed by St Henna von Gurk, Gräfin von Friessach (d 1045...

Adrian du Trait

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; Sculpture and Carving; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 44 words.

French, 16th century, male.

Active in Normandy at the beginning of the 16th century.

Sculptor, designer of ornamental architectural features.

Gaillon School.

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