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Cupids adorning the Bust of Ceres, (painting)

Artist:
Albino, Francesco 1578-1666
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 61
By ALBINO or ALBANI, (Francesco) an Italian Painter, born at Bologna in 1578, and died in the same place in 1666, aged 82; although his chief excellence lay in History yet he occasionally exercised his Pencil in Landscape, in which he attained considerable eminence. He was a disciple of Guido Rheni. Albano's Wife was said to be extremely beautiful, he always made her and her children as models for Venus and Cupids; his pictures are highly esteemed. [P. 14.]
Exhibition of Oil Paintings by the Old Masters. Printed by A.E. Miller, No. 4. Broad-street. Charleston, S.C.
Artist nationality: Italian.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Ceres
Mythology--Classical--Cupid
Children
Ceremony--Procession--Triumph
Architecture--Monument--Statue
Control number:
AECI 03540060
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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