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Adolfi, Giacomolocked

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Italian, 18th century, male.

Born 1682, in Bergamo; died 1741.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Son of Benedetto Adolfi and brother of Ciro Adolfi. Tassi asserts that, like his brothers, he studied under his father alone. Giacomo Adolfi forged a reputation as a brilliant painter of historical subjects and was widely commissioned to decorate several public monuments. His ...

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