Carlo Borromeo

male / Italian
art theorist, author, collector, patron, clergyman
cardinal and bisshop, strongly influenced the Counter Reformation
Arona (Milaan) 1538-10-02
Milaan 1584-11-03/1584-11-04
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son of Margherita de' Medici, cousin of Federico Borromeo
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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, architecture (genre), interiors
titel: Instructionum fabricae et supellectilis ecclesiasticae libri II, Caroli S. R. E. Cardinalis tituli S. Praxedis, Archiepiscopi iussu, ex provinciali decreto editi ad provinciae Mediolanensis usum (1577)
Creation date: 2011-10-18; Last modified date: 2019-03-18


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