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French, 16th century, male.

Active in Vence (Provence).

Painter. Religious subjects.

In 1521 Honoré Alzine produced paintings for the chapel of St-Michel in the parish church of Châteauneuf-de-Grasse. He was possibly the son of François Alzine, and his name appears in documents as Honoré Alzine de St-Paul of Vence....

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Italian, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born 1447, in Pavia; died 1522, in Milan.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Statues, low reliefs.

Lombard School.

Amadeo was the son of Aloisio or Luigi Amadei (?). He later lived in Milan and Pavia. His work, mainly sculptural, can be seen in the Colleoni chapel in Bergamo and the Charterhouse in Parma. He was also an architect....

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Painter. Religious subjects.

A Madonna reputed to have miraculous powers has been attributed to Francesco Amadi. The artist painted the work in the church of S Maria dei Miracoli in Venice around the middle of the 15th century. It was installed in a wooden niche by one of his grandsons....

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Died c. 1543.

Painter, fresco artist. History painting, religious subjects.

Girolamo Amalteo was trained by his brother Pomponio and showed great skill in both small-scale painting and in the fresco work and paintings he executed in the church of San Vito in Friuli....

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 1505, in Motta di Livenza; died 9 March 1588, in San Vito, in Friuli.

Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman. Religious subjects.

Pomponio Amalteo was the son of Leonardo, a burgess of Motta, and of Natalia, the sister of the Latin scholars Paolo Marcantonio and Francesco Amaltei. He was a pupil of Pordenone and became his brother-in-law. His reputation quickly grew and he received important commissions within the province....

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1535, in Naples; died 1598.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Giovanni Antonio Amato was the nephew and pupil of Giovanni Amato the Elder. After his uncle's death he continued his studies with Giovanni Bernardo Lama. His masterwork is the impressive altarpiece depicting ...

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1475, in Naples; died 1555.

Painter, fresco artist. Religious subjects.

Amato the Elder was a pupil of Silvestro Bruno or Buono, a distinguished Neapolitan master of the period. However, Bruno died while his pupil was still very young and the artist took his inspiration from Perugino, adopting his manner. Many churches in Naples have paintings by the artist, including a number of Madonnas as Amato was particularly devoted to the cult of the Virgin and often depicted her surrounded by saints. He painted a ...

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Italian, 16th century, female.

Born 1548, in Naples.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Mariagnola d'Amato was the wife of Amato the Younger and, like her husband, came from a family of painters. Works by her hang in a number of churches including S Giuseppe Maggiore, the church of Gesu Nuovo, and S Maria la Nuova....

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German, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1490, or, according to some sources, between 1500 and 1510; died 1562 or 1563, in Augsburg.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits. Murals.

Augsburg School.

Christoph Amberger's birth place is given by various sources as Nuremberg (according to Doppelmayr), Amberg (according to Nagler), and Ulm (according to Weyermann). Some authors claim that he studied under his father Leonhard Amberger, a painter who is otherwise unknown. Amberger certainly studied and worked in Augsburg. He is believed to have been a student of Holbein the Elder and Hans Burgkmair. However, the main influence on his work came from Holbein the Younger, so much so that his works have often been wrongly attributed to the German grand master....

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Italian, 14th – 15th century, male.

Born 1352; died 30 October 1429.

Painter, fresco artist. Religious subjects, genre scenes.

In 1387, Ambrogio di Baldese painted the tabernacle above which was to be placed a statue of the Virgin carved by Alberto Arnoldi for the Compagnia del Bigallo...

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16th century, male.

Activec.1500.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Lanzi records that a Last Judgment signed in Greek characters Ambrosios, Monk is to be found in the church of charity in Fabriano.

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Flemish, 15th century, male.

Active in Amiens.

Born before 1428; died before 1450.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Flemish School.

André d'Ypres was the father of Nicolas d'Ypres, also known as Colin d'Amiens, and the grandfather of Nicholas d'Ypres, otherwise known as Nicholas d'Amiens. Certain sources have attributed to him the ...

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French, 15th century, male.

Of Italian origin.

Painter. Religious subjects. Miniatures.

Piètre André was of Italian extraction and, in common with the majority of artists of that time, he undertook a wide variety of artistic tasks. He produced paintings, miniatures, calligraphy etc. and is even recorded in ...

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Miniaturist. Religious subjects.

In 1503, Andrea Barbarigo embellished an Apocalypse by Fra Federigo da Venezia (Museo Correr, Venice).

Venice (Mus. Correr): Apocalypse (manuscript illuminations)

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Painter. Religious subjects.

According to Rienzi, in 1472 Andrea da Ancona executed an altarpiece for the church of S Francesco delle Scale in Ancona.

London, 13 Dec 1996: St Anthony Surrounded by Members of a Brotherhood (tempera/panel with gilt ground...

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Italian, 14th century, male.

Painter. Religious subjects.

According to some biographers, Andrea da Bologna is an alternative name for the miniaturist Andrea di Guido, who was alive in 1382. He is believed to have executed an altarpiece dated 1369 (in the museum in Fermo) and a panel showing the ...

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Painter, miniaturist. Religious subjects.

Andrea da Bologna is mentioned in relation to the painting of miniatures in a missal for the S Cipriano abbey on Murano in 1507.

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Italian, 14th century, male.

Died 1377 or 1379.

Painter, fresco artist. Religious subjects.

Florentine School.

From 1366 to 1368, Andrea da Firenze was among the artists working on the frescoes in the Spanish chapel at S Maria Novella in Florence. These include The Passion of Christ; The Victory of the Church Militant; The Triumph of St Thomas...

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Active in Florence.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Florentine School.

Andrea da Firenze worked as an assistant at Masaccio's studio. His name appears in 1427, 1436 and 1447 in various documents in the Florence archives.

Monaco, 2 Dec 1989: Virgin and Child (...

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Andrea da Firenze executed a large altarpiece signed and dated 1437. This work, in the chapel of S Margherita in Cortona, shows The Virgin Being Carried up into Heaven. There is a Conversion of Constantine signed by the artist in the Casa Kamelli in Gubbio (Umbria)....