Francesco Cavazzone (1559–1612) was an Italian painter of the early-Baroque period. He trained with Ludovico Carracci and Bartolomeo Passarotti. He completed a Christ preaching to the Magdalen for the Maddalena in Bologna. He also wrote art history.
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Lanzi, Luigi (1847). Thomas Roscoe (translator), ed. History of Painting in Italy; From the Period of the Revival of the Fine Arts to the End of the Eighteenth Century III. London; Original from Oxford University, Digitized January, 2007: Henry G. Bohn. p. 128.