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Nicola Consoni
Italian
(1814-1884)

Nicola Consoni
Virgil and Dante meeting Homer, Horace Ovid and Lucan, oil on canvas, 37"x54" Painting was shown in the Boston Athenaeum from 1850-1869.
Born in Rieti, Italy.

Studied painting at the Academi de Derouse under Sanguinetti. Contributed to the decorating of the Vatican’s St. Peter’s basilica external front end to the Vatican’s library.

ref: The Boston Athenaeum art Exhibition Index (1827-1874); Dictionnaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs, vol. 3, E. Benezit

 


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