Sebastiano Conca

male / Italian
painter, fresco painter, draftsman
Gaeta (Italy) 1680-01-08
Naples 1764-09-01
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  • Napels 1693 - 1697
  • Montecassino (Frosinone) 1697 - 1706
    1693-1706 als leerling en medewerker in dienst van Francesco Solimena
  • Rome 1706 - 1751
    vanaf 1712 runde Conca een privé-tekenacademie (vanaf 1725 in het Palazzo Farnese gevestigd), die door vele binnen- en buitenlandse kunstenaars bezocht werd
  • Toscane 1731 - 1732
    reis door Toscane
  • Napels 1752 - 1764
    via bemiddeling door Luigi Vanvitelli door Karel VII naar Napels gehaald. Conca werkte gedurende deze periode ook in zuid-italiaanse plaatsen als Caserta, Capua, Catania en Castellamare
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allegory, Christian religious scene
Entered on: 1991-12-02; Modification on: 2017-04-04


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