Afesa, Pietro called della Basilicata
Italian, 16th century, male.
Active in Naples towards the middle of the 16th century.
Painter. Religious subjects. Decorative schemes.
It is not known with whom Pietro Afesa studied. His surname derives from the province where he was born. He came to Naples where he occupied a creditable position among the excellent painters living in the city at that time. He was commissioned with the decoration of public buildings and is known particularly for his ...