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Swiss, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 22 December 1769, in Schlinig; died 10 September 1863, in Kerns (Nidwalden).

Sculptor. Animals, groups. Statues.

He initially trained under the sculptor Mathias Punt in Schlinig (Slingia, South Tyrol), then went to work in Strasbourg. After moving on to Switzerland, Franz Abart settled in Lucerne and established a reputation as an accomplished artist. His crucifixes, which are found in several Swiss churches, confirm his talent. At Kerns, he met and married the daughter of an important official: a fortunate circumstance that contributed to his success. Exhibitions in Bern in ...

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French, 19th century, female.

Born in Paris.

Painter, sculptor. Portraits.

Abary studied painting under Chaplin, Jacquet and Buttin and sculpture under Madame Berteaux; exhibited portraits and medallions at the Salon de Paris from 1880 to 1892.

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Spanish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 22 May 1871, in Cádiz; died 1948.

Painter. Genre scenes.

Felipe Abarzuza y Rodríguez de Arias was a pupil of Joaquin Sorolla. He had some success at exhibitions in Madrid early in his career and became a teacher at the Cádiz academy. His genre scenes included picturesque scenes on the subjects of marriage, the theatre and the circus....

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French, 20th century, female.

Born in Perpignan.

Painter. Portraits, landscapes, still-lifes.

Lilian Abat was a pupil at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, working in the studios of Humbert and Bergès. From 1926, she started to feature in Paris exhibitions, initially at the Salon des Artistes Français and then at the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts....

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Italian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1946, in Rome.

Painter. Figure compositions.

Citazionismo.

Work by Alberto Abate appeared in several collective exhibitions from 1977 onwards in Italy, Spain and the USA, and in numerous solo shows in Italian galleries from 1976.

He paints large neosurrealist compositions, peopled by figures from antiquity and mythology....

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Painter, art restorer. Frescoes.

In 1860, while working on the Chapel of Castel-Capuano, Abate discovered and restored the frescoes so admired today in the great hall of the Court of Appeal in Naples.

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Active in Naples at the end of the 15th century.

Painter. Religious subjects.

In 1498, Luigi dell'Abate collaborated with François Pappalettere on the decoration of the convent of S Giovanni in Capua.

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Italian, 15th century, male.

Active at the end of the 15th century.

Sculptor. Religious subjects. Decorative schemes.

Venetian School.

According to records, from 1462 to 1486 Pier Antonio dell'Abate, together with the brothers Lorenzo and Cristoforo Canozi da Lendinara, produced woodcarvings for stalls in the churches of S Antonio in Padua, Santa in Monta in Venice and S Francisco in Treviso. Elements of his work can still be found in Ferrara....

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American, 19th – 20th century, female.

Born 23 June 1847, in New York; died 1917.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtswoman, illustrator. Landscapes, flowers.

Agnes Abatt studied art at the Cooper Institute and the International Academy of Art in New York, and later received advice from R. Swain Gifford and James D. Smilie....

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Belgian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 20 May 1871, in Molenbeek-St-Jean; died 1942, in Ixelles (Brussels).

Painter, engraver. Portraits, landscapes.

Having initially studied at the school of decorative arts, Pierre Abattucci went on to the fine arts academy of Brussels where he was a pupil of Joseph Stallaert and Portaels. He spent considerable time in Italy in various places including Venice, Florence, Assisi and Rome. He showed at the Brussels International Exhibition in 1910. In 1901, 1903 and 1904 he executed albums for the Société des Aquafortistes Belges, of which he was a member. He was professor at the Molenbeek-St-Jean Academy of Art. His landscapes, such as ...

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American, 20th century, female.

Born 1887, in Vienna, Austria.

Painter, illustrator.

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French, 20th century, male.

Born in Paris.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, still-lifes.

From 1925, Abbadie featured in Paris at the Salon des Artistes Français, where he became a member and gained distinction. He later also featured in the Salon d'Automne and at the Salon des Indépendants, where he exhibited nudes ...

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 16 November 1876, in Montech; died 20 June 1953, in Carbonne.

Sculptor, painter, draughtsman. Figures, animals. Busts.

After following the advice of the sculpture-lovers in his family, Abbal became a pupil of Falguière and Mercié at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He started exhibiting at the Salon des Artistes Français from ...

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Italian, 17th century, male.

Active in Bologna.

Miniaturist.

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Iraqi, 20th – 21st century, male.

Active since 1974 active in France.

Born 12 September 1948, in Shamyah (Mesopotamia).

Painter.

Akeel Abbas has shown his works in a number of group exhibitions, including the 2nd Arab Biennale, Kuwait in 1971; Centre Culturel Irakien, Paris in 1975...

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Algerian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1949, in Constantine.

Painter, miniaturist. Local scenes, scenes with figures, landscapes.

Nasreddine Abbassi was a student at the Algiers school of art. After doing a number of different jobs, he decided to take up painting as a full-time profession. Since ...

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Swiss, 16th century (?), male.

Active in Geneva.

Painter. Genre scenes.

According to Füssli, Abbate painted a canvas entitled Charity at the Palazzo Zambeccari in Bologna. He probably belonged to the Dell'Abbate dynasty.

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Italian, 17th – 18th century, male.

Painter.

Neapolitan School.

Listed in the 1702 register of Neapolitan painters.

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born in Naples.

Painter. Landscapes, flowers.

Mauro Abbate's Italian landscapes could be seen in the Salon des Indépendants in Paris from 1928 onwards.

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 1884, in Villarosa; died 1972.

Sculptor.