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Nationality/school
Italian, French
Born
London (England) 1727-06-01
baptized 1727-06-07
Deceased
Brühl 1802-07-08
Frimmel 1912; Frimmel found the date of death with some details concerning his retirement and funeral.
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this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
brother of the painter Giovanni Battista Casanova and of the notorious womanizer, author Giacomo Casanova
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Venetië 1739 - 1749
    grew up in Venice; pupil of Guardi in 1742; pupil of Antonio Joli in 1743; entered the workshop of Simonini in 1749 or 1750
  • Florence 1749 - 1751
  • Parijs 1751 - 1752
  • Dresden 1752 - 1757
  • Parijs 1757 - 1783
    painter of battle scenes, 28-05-1763 member of the Académie and Peintre du Roi
  • Wenen 1783 - 1802
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Subjects
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
genre, italianate, battle
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Entered on: 1991-12-02; Modification on: 2019-05-01

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