Peresinotti, Antonio or Pariginotti
Italian, 18th century, male.
Active in Russia.
Born 1708, in Bologna; died 28 October 1778, in St Petersburg.
Painter, decorative designer. Wall decorations, stage sets.
Antonio Peresinotti was a pupil of Gir. Bon. He travelled to St Petersburg in 1742 to work on decorations for the imperial palaces (the Winter Palace, Tsarskoye Selo, Peterhof) and the Opera. He was a member of the academy in St Petersburg ...