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Tiepolo, G. B. (Giambattista) (1696–1770)

Edited by Tom Devonshire Jones, Linda Murray and Peter Murray

in The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art & Architecture

Second edition

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199680276
Published online November 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744419
Tiepolo, G. B. (Giambattista) (1696–1770)

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was the last of the great Venetian decorative painters, equally at home in oil-painting and in fresco—a rarity among Venetian artists. He was also one of the last painters of religious subjects on a grandiose scale, and the finest exponent of ...

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Subjects: Religious Subjects in Art

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