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Giovanni Martino

 (1908 - 1997)
Giovanni Martino was active/lived in Pennsylvania.  Giovanni Martino is known for landscape and marine painting, commercial art.

Biography  
Giovanni Martino


The following is from Babette Martino, daughter of the artist:

Giovanni Martino, National Academy of Design* member, was born on May 1, 1908 in Philadelphia PA where all seven brothers and one sister, Filomina, Frank, Antonio, Albert, Ernest, Giovanni, Edmond, and William became painters.  They were under the tutelage of their eldest brother, Frank, who in the late 1920s, founded the first commercial art* studio, Martino Studios, at 27 South 18th Street.

Besides studying with his two eldest brothers, Giovanni also studied with Albert Jean Adolph at La France Institute, The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts*, The Graphic Sketch Club, and Spring Garden Institute in Philadelphia.  In his mid teens he accompanied his  ...  Displaying 750 of 3732 characters.



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About  Giovanni Martino

Born:  1908 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died:   1997 - Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Known for:  landscape and marine painting, commercial art