Giovan Francesco Gonzaga

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Giovan Francesco Gonzaga, was an Italian painter and sculptor. He was born on October 12, 1921 in Milan. He died on October 2, 2007 in Milan.[1]

Biography[change | change source]

Attend young “Castello Sforzesco” (of Milan) where he enjoys copying the studies and designs of the past greats such as Leonardo and Michelangelo.[2] Unlike other artists, and he will remain a self-taught.[3]

Gonzaga has a stylistic autonomous and recognizable.[4]

The subjects are usually depicted horses, riders, still lifes, soldiers, portraits and landscapes; interesting are the sacred subjects such as crucifixions, and especially the portraits of the Virgin Mary, etc.[3]

Works in museums[change | change source]

Museums in Italy[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "GIOVAN FRANCESCO GONZAGA (1921-2007)". CAPITOLIUMART CASA D'ASTE. 2014. Retrieved 8 July 2014.
  2. A.A., V.V. (2012). Esposizione di opere del maestro Giovan Francesco Gonzaga. Milano: Galleria Il Salotto. p. 3.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Vittorio, Sgarbi; Paolo Levi (2006). Catalogo generale delle opere di Giovan Francesco Gonzaga. Primo volume. Milano: Giorgio Mondadori. p. 607. ISBN 88-6053-083-0.
  4. "Information on the work of Gonzaga". 2014. Retrieved 2014-07-08.
  5. "Information from beniculturali.it". Retrieved 2014-07-06.

Bibliography[change | change source]

  • A.A.V.V., Giovan Francesco Gonzaga, Il Salotto, Milano 1997, pp. 61.
  • A.A.V.V., Gonzaga, Il Salotto, Milano 2002, pp.(7).
  • A.A.V.V., Giovan Francesco Gonzaga. Serigrafie 2004-2005, Edizioni Telemarket Comunication, Roncadelle (BS) 2005, pp.(57).
  • A.A.V.V., Esposizione di opere del maestro Giovan Francesco Gonzaga, Il Salotto, Milano 2012, pp. 15.
  • BONI Francesco - CIVIELLO Renato, Giovan Francesco Gonzaga, Il Salotto, Milano 1993, pp.(15).
  • FALOSSI Giorgio - MONTEVERDI Mario, Gonzaga, F.lli Verga, Milano 1980, pp. (12).
  • LEVI Paolo - SGARBI Vittorio, Catalogo generale delle opere di Giovan Francesco Gonzaga. Primo volume, Editoriale Giorgio Mondatori, Milano 2006, pp. 655.

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