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Domenico Beccafumi


Domenico di Giacomo di Pace, called Beccafumi, from the name of his protector. Sienese School. Born c. 1485; died 1551. He was influenced by Pacchiarotto, Fra Bartolommeo, Sodoma, Raphael, and Michelangelo; but he developed his own peculiar brand of Mannerism, characterized by remarkable luministic effects. He was active as an architect, sculptor, and mosaicist, as well as painter.
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