DAC Collection Artist Information
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (aka Giambattista Tiepolo)
Italian painter and draftsman
Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
He was the most renowned painter of 18th-century Italy and the last great representative of the grand tradition in Italian art. He was famed as a draftsman and canvas and fresco painter, specializing in dramatic religious and mythological scenes. He enjoyed international patronage.
Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500018523.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.
Objects related to Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (aka Giambattista Tiepolo):
|Giovanni Battista Tiepolo||Seated Magician (Le Magician Assis et Observant des Cranes), 1737||Etching|
|Giovanni Battista Tiepolo||An Audience with Death (La Mort Donnant Audience), 18th century||Etching|
|Giovanni Battista Tiepolo||Two Soldiers and Two Women, ca. 1750||Etching on laid paper|
|Giovanni Battista Tiepolo||A Shepherd with Two Magicians, ca. 1735-1740||Etching on laid paper|
|Giovanni Battista Tiepolo||The Discovery of the Tomb of Punchinello, 1735-1740||Etching on white laid paper|
|Jean-Honoré Fragonard after Giovanni Battista Tiepolo||Mucius Scevola before Porsenna, ca. 1763-1764||Etching on laid paper|
|Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo after Giovanni Battista Tiepolo||Saint John the Baptist Preaching, ca. 1740-1750||Etching on off-white laid European paper|
|Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo after Giovanni Battista Tiepolo||Old Man with an Open Book, 18th century||Etching on laid paper|
|Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo after Giovanni Battista Tiepolo||Tarquinius and Lucretia, 1745-1750||Etching on lightweight cream laid paper|
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