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Giovanni Ambrogio Figino

male / Italian
Qualifications
painter, draftsman, court painter
Nationality/school
Italian
Born
Milaan 1553
probably born in 1553 (Saur 2003, p. 431)
Deceased
Milaan 1608-10-11
died 1608.10.11 (Saur 2003, p. 341)
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Milaan 1564 - 1570
    was pupil of Giovanni Paolo Lomazzo; signed a portrait in 1570 (Saur 2003, p. 341)
  • Genua 1571
    was active at the court of the bishop of Aleria, with whom he travelled to Genua (Saur 2003, p. 341)
  • Lucca 1571
    was active at the court of the bishop of Aleria, with whom he travelled to Lucca (Saur 2003, p. 341)
  • Corsica (regio) 1575
    was active at the court of the bishop of Aleria, with whom he travelled to Corsica (Saur 2003, p. 341)
  • Rome 1576
    Saur 2003, p. 341
  • Milaan 1577 - 1607
    painted the organ shutters for the Milanese cathedral, 1590-1595; was paid for paintings in the San Vittore del Corpo, 1603-1607 (Saur 2003, p. 341)
  • Turijn 1605 - 1608
    received a commission of duke Carlo Emmanuele I of Savoy (Saur 2003, p. 341)
  • Milaan 1608
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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.
animal painting (genre), history (as a genre), nude figure, portrait, Christian religious scene, mythology
Creation date: 1991-12-14; Last modified date: 2021-11-18

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