Italian, 18th century, male.
Born 25 January 1708, in Lucca; died 4 February 1787, in Rome.
Painter, miniaturist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits.
Worked initially as a goldsmith, like his father before him, then studied miniaturist techniques under Conca. The works of antiquity and of Raphael were a major source of inspiration. He exhibited at the 1783 Salon de la Correspondance with a painting of the death of Mark Anthony. An artist of the same name also participated in the 1778 Society of Artists Exhibition in London....