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Alessandro Casolani

Alessandro Casolani Painting - Madonna With Child And Young Saint John by Alessandro Casolani

Madonna With Child And Young Saint John

Drawings

 Drawing - Two Studies Of A Woman's Head by Alessandro Casolani

Two Studies Of A Woman's Head

 Drawing - Three Studies Of A Woman's Head by Alessandro Casolani

Three Studies Of A Woman's Head

 Drawing - Portrait Of A Young Man Wearing A Hat Possibly A Self-portrait by Alessandro Casolani

Portrait Of A Young Man Wearing A Hat Possibly A Self-portrait

 Drawing - Saint Catherine Of Siena Receives The Crown Of Thorns From Christ Who Holds The Crown Of Wordly Glor by Alessandro Casolani

Saint Catherine Of Siena Receives The Crown Of Thorns From Christ Who Holds The Crown Of Wordly Glor

Drafts of the Apocalypse

Alessandro Casolani (1552–1606) was an Italian painter of the late-Renaissance period, active mainly in Siena.


Biography

He was also called Alessandro della Torre. He was born at Siena, and was the pupil of Ventura Salimbeni and of Cristoforo Roncalli. His works are principally in the churches of Siena, but are also found in Naples and Genoa. He also etched one plate, a Madonna. His son, Ilario Casolani was also a painter. Among the pupils of Casolani are Bernardino Capitelli, Sebastiano Folli, and Giovanni Biliverti.
Works

Frescoes at Certosa di Pavia with Pietro Sorri

References
Hobbes, James R. (1849). Picture collector's manual adapted to the professional man, and the amateur. T&W Boone, 29 Bond Street; Digitized by Googlebooks. p. 46.
Bryan, Michael (1886). Robert Edmund Graves, ed. Dictionary of Painters and Engravers, Biographical and Critical (Volume I: A-K). York St. #4, Covent Garden, London; Original from Fogg Library, Digitized May 18, 2007: George Bell and Sons. pp. 246–247.

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Paintings, List

Zeichnungen, Gemälde

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