(1743 - 1790)
Giovanni David was active/lived in Italy. Giovanni David is known for easel and mural painting, prints, stage design, sculpture.
Biography Giovanni David
David was supported throughout his career by the Genoese diplomat
Giacomo Durazzo, in exchange for his work. His patron's broad interests
enabled David to travel extensively, to England, Holland and France, and
also to work in a wide variety of media: not just drawings, but prints,
stage designs, wax sculptures and paintings in oil and fresco. Durazzo
also ensured that David studied in the early 1770s under Domenico Corvi
in Rome, where he went on to receive a prize in painting at the
Accademia di San Luca in 1775. In that year he moved to Venice. There,
in addition to painting and engraving, he designed scenery for the
Teatro La Fenice and resp
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