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Francesco Peruzzini & Alessandro Magnasco

 (17/18th century)
Francesco Peruzzini & Alessandro Magnasco was active/lived in Italy.  Francesco Peruzzini Alessandro Magnasco is known for Collaborative painting.

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Francesco Peruzzini & Alessandro Magnasco


Alessandro Magnasco, known also as Il Lissandrino, was an apprentice at the workshop of the painter Filippo Abbiati in Milan.

There he came into contact with the contemporary Venetian style, which he would adopt, characterized by strong contrasts of light and the use of mellow brushwork.
Between 1703 and 1709-1710, he settled in Florence where he started to collaborate with Antonio Francesco Peruzzini, a painter specializing in natural scenes.

The two artists returned to Milan where together they produced several landscapes filled with small figures and ancient ruins, until the death of Peruzzini in 1724. The peculiar style of Magnasco and the unusual subjects of his works, granted him patronage and commissions until the enJeschke - van Vliet  Auction  ...  Displaying 783 of 1807 characters.



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