Giovanni Francesco Romanelli

Italian painter (1610-1662)

Giovanni Francesco Romanelli ( born 1610[1]–1662) was an Italian painter of the Baroque style.

Deposition from the Cross

Romanelli was an Italian painter of who trained in Rome in the workshop of Pietro da Cortona.[2] Cortona was the leading painter of the time.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Baldinucci claims the date is May 14, 1617.
  2. Michael Bryan, Dictionary of painters and engravers: biographical and critical, Vol 2 (London; G. Bell and Sons, 1889), p. 400

Other readingEdit

  • Farquhar, Maria (1855). Ralph Nicholson Wornum (ed.). Biographical catalogue of the principal Italian painters. Woodfall & Kinder, Angel Court, Skinner Street, London; Digitized by Googlebooks from Oxford University copy on Jun 27, 2006. pp. 147–148.

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