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Piero di Cosimo [Piero di Lorenzo di Piero d’Antonio]locked

(b ?Florence, 1461–2; d Florence ?1521).
  • William Griswold

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Italian painter and draughtsman.

Tax declarations made by Piero di Cosimo’s father suggest that the artist was born in either 1461 or 1462. According to the first, he was eight years old in 1469, while a catasto (land registry declaration) of 1480 gives his age as 18. A document of ...

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U. Thieme and F. Becker, eds: Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart, 37 vols (Leipzig, 1907–50) [see also Meissner above]