Valesio, Francesco or Valeggio or Valegius
Italian, 16th century, male.
Born c. 1560, in Bologna.
Painter, engraver (burin), draughtsman, illustrator, art dealer. Portraits, urban landscapes.
Francesco Valesio is known for a number of his plates illustrating books. These include a series of hermits for Illustrium Anachoretorum Elogio by the Benedictine monk Jacobus Cavcius, published in Venice in ...