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Agostino Musi (aka Agostino Veneziano)

Italian engraver and draftsman

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Musi was a pupil of Giulio Campagnola; he formed his style on a study of Albrecht Dürer and was also a follower of Marc Antoine Raimondi. He is noted for having published engravings of grostesque ornament similar to that by Raphael and Giovanni da Udine in the Vatican Logge. He probably died in Rome.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500006613.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Agostino Musi (aka Agostino Veneziano):

Agostino Musi after Raphael Two Cupids, 16th century Engraving on laid paper
Agostino Musi The Academy of Baccio Bandinelli, 1531 Engraving
Master I. H., possibly after Agostino Musi Soldier Killing a Naked Man, 1530 Engraving on laid paper
Marcantonio Raimondi, possibly after Raphael or Agostino Musi Standard Bearer, 16th century Engraving on laid paper
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