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Angelus  

Italian, 13th century, male.

Painter. Religious subjects.

Venetian School.

Of Venetian origin. An Behold the Man ( Ecce Homo) in the Byzantine style is signed Angelus painted this ( Angelus pinxit).

Venice (Mus. Correr): Ecce homo (signed)

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Greek, 9th century, male.

Died 867, in Rome.

Painter.

This Greek painter of the Byzantine School suffered persecution under the iconoclastic Emperor Theophilus, who had him flogged for painting religious images. After recovering, the saint continued to paint pictures of the Virgin and Jesus.

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Italian, 13th century, male.

Active in Spoleto (Umbria) in 1267.

Mosaicist.

There is a large mosaic in the Byzantine style by this artist on the façade of Spoleto Cathedral. It depicts Christ Enthroned, the Virgin and St John.