Domenico Fetti

male / Italian
Rome 1588/1589
probably born 1588 or 1589 in Rome (died at the age of 34/5, Saur 2003)
Venice 1623-04-16
1623-04-16 (Bénézit 2006, Saur 2003)
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son and pupil of Pietro Fetti (active 1588-1624)
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Gonzaga was an important patron for Fetti in Rome and Mantua (Saur 2003)
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Rome 1608 - 1614
    documented in Rome between 1608-1614 (Saur 2003)
  • Mantua 1614 - 1622
    painter at the court of the cardinal and Duke Ferdinando Gonzaga
  • Florence 1618
    guest at the Medici court (Thieme/Becker 1915)
  • Venetië 1621 - 1623
    under protection of Giorgio Contarini dagli Scrigni (Saur 2003)
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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.
allegory, genre, history (as a genre), portrait, Christian religious scene
Art movement
Here we mention the art movement to which an artist belonged. Many art movements have not yet been entered, because the content of this field is still under development.
Caravaggisti, Venice School
Creation date: 1991-12-14; Last modified date: 2020-06-02


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