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Rodolfo

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

1 (Puccini: La bohème). Ten. A poet who lives in poverty with his three bohemian friends, Marcello, Colline, and Schaunard, in a garret in the Latin Quarter of Paris. He...

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Rodolfo

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

1 (Puccini: La bohème). Ten. A poet who lives in poverty with his three bohemian friends, Marcello, Colline, and Schaunard, in a garret in the Latin Quarter of Paris. He...

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Morgari, Rodolfo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 222 words.

Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 1827, in Turin; died 1909.

Painter, fresco artist. Religious subjects, genre scenes.

Rodolfo Morgari painted frescoes in Turin...

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Bernardelli, Rodolfo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art. 40 words.

Brazilian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Sculptor.

Rodolfo Bernardelli taught at the academy in Rio de Janeiro and studied in Paris. In 1901 he produced the portrait of P. A....

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Guzzardi, Rodolfo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 81 words.

Italian, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 15 April 1903, in Florence; died 1962.

Painter. Figures, nudes, portraits, interiors, landscapes, urban...

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Acuña, Rodolfo (b. 1932)

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in Contemporary Politics, Law, and Social Movements

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Latin American History. 1247 words.

Known by many as the father of Chicano/a studies, the historian Rodolfo Acuña is a prolific writer, political activist, and

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Rodolfo F. Acuña

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

(b. 1932),

writer, political activist, and professor. Known by many as the father of Chicano/a Studies, the historian Rodolfo Acuña is a prolific writer, political activist, and...

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Gonzales, Rodolfo “Corky”

Tom I. Romero.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Politics. 1822 words.

Gonzales, Rodolfo “Corky” (18 June 1928–12 Apr. 2005), boxer, activist, and poet, was born in Denver, Colorado, to Federico and Indalesia Gonzales, the youngest of eight children....

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Krasno, Rodolfo or Rudolpho

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 349 words.

Argentinian, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1959.

Born 1926, in Chivilocy; died 10 June 1982, in Villebon-sur-Yvette.

Painter, engraver, sculptor,...

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Accardi, Gian Rodolfo d'

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 212 words.

Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 6 June 1906, in Palermo; died 1993, in Varese.

Painter. Landscapes with figures.

After studying classics in Palermo and Naples,...

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Rodolfo

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges.

in A Dictionary of First Names

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 6 words.

(Spanish)

form of Rudolf.

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Rodolfo

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges.

in A Dictionary of First Names

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 6 words.

(Italian)

form of Rudolf.

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Rodolfo

Joyce Bourne.

in A Dictionary of Opera Characters

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 596 words.

1 (Puccini: La bohème). Ten. A poet who lives in poverty with his three bohemian friends, Marcello,

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Gonzáles, Rodolfo (1928–2005)

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in Contemporary Politics, Law, and Social Movements

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Latin American History. 1851 words.

Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzáles was born in Denver, Colorado, on 18 June 1928. As a child growing up in the

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Gonzáles, Rodolfo Corky (b. 1928)

Jason Michael Ferreira.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: United States History. 1793 words.

(b. 1928),

Chicano poet and activist. Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzáles was born in Denver, Colorado, on June 18,

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Andrea di Rodolfo dei Fiori

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 63 words.

Italian, 14th century, male.

Active in Perugia.

Painter. Portraits.

Perugian School.

Records refer to a payment received by Andrea di Rodolfo dei Fiori...

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Rodolfo di Liberato di Andrea

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 53 words.

Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Active in Perugia between 1479 and 1507.

Painter.

Perugian School.

Rodolfo di Liberato di Andrea worked with Giovanni...

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Il Rodolfo Nero, or The Masque of Blackness

George Shirley.

in Blackness in Opera

March 2012; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Opera. 6290 words.

In this chapter, the author reflects on the issue of race in opera and its impact on black singers. He first recounts his European operatic debut in Milan in 1960, singing the role of...

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Rodolfo Santana

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1944– )

Venezuelan playwright who received recognition with The Death of Alfredo Gris (1964). He was appointed director of Casa de la Cultura in Petare, which led to Some on the...

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Rodolfo Vantini

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

(1791–1856).

Italian architect. He designed the spectacularly noble cemetery, Brescia (begun 1815), the earliest of the great C19 monumental cemeteries in Italy. In it he combined...

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Rodolfo Usigli

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1905–79)

Mexican writer, author of some 40 plays. Self-proclaimed father of the modern stage, he championed a theatre that would hold up a mirror to Mexico's social and political...

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