Pietro da Cortona

male / Italian
architect, painter, fresco painter
Cortona 1596-11/1597-11-27
baptized on November 27, 1596
Rome 1669-05-16
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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.
Christian religious scene, history (as a genre), mythology, landscape (as genre), marine (as genre), portrait
Cortona schilderde plafondschilderingen in onderaanzicht, waarmee hij de afgeslotenheid van de zoldering optisch compleet doorbrak.
Creation date: 1992-01-19; Last modified date: 2021-07-29


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