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1696 – Born in Venice on the 5th of March. 1717 – He left Lazzarini studios, and was received into the Fraglia guild of painters. 1719 – Tiepolo married Maria Cecilia Guardi, sister of two contemporary Venetian painters Francesco and Giovanni Antonio Guardi. 1750 – Tiepolo’s reputation was firmly established throughout Europe, and accompanied by ..

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1848 – Louis Comfort Tiffany born on the 18th of February in New York, New York, U.S. American painter, craftsman, philanthropist, decorator, and designer, internationally recognized as one of the greatest forces of the Art Nouveau style, who made significant contributions to the art of glassmaking. The son of the famous jeweler Charles Lewis Tiffany, ..

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1582 – Born in Antwerp.  Flemish Baroque painter of genre scenes, landscapes, and religious subjects. 1606 – He became a master in the Antwerp guild. 1635 – Teniers also achieved success as a picture dealer, and is known to have attended the fair of St. Germain in Paris, with a large number of paintings by ..

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1617 – Born on the month of December in Zwolle, in the province of Oversyssel, Holland this year. 1630-1650 – He often depicted the scenes of everyday life. 1632 – The inscription on a study of a head proves that he was probably in Amsterdam this year, studying under C. Duyster or P. Codde. 1634 ..

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1899 – Rufino Tamayo, born on the 26th of August in Oaxaca, Mexico. His brilliant career spanned seven decades. the celebrated Mexican painter, along with his notable contemporaries, Diego Rivera, Jose Clemente Orozco and David Alfaro Siqueiros, embodied the spirit of his country’s 2Oth-century art and was the focus of international attention. 1911 – Orphaned at ..

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1900 – Born on January 5th in Paris, France. French-born American painter who made a highly individual contribution to Surrealism. 1922 – Tanguy returned to Paris, where he lived a Bohemian life and searched for a vocation. 1923 – Inspired by a painting of Giorgio de Chirico that he saw in an art gallery made ..

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1859 – Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on the 21st of June. 1864 -Tanner and his family moved to Philadelphia, where his artistic interests developed. At the age of thirteen, Tanner decided to become an artist when he saw a painter in Fairmount Park near his home. 1879-1885 – Tanner enrolled in the Pennsylvania Academy of ..

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1861 – He was American painter born this year in Chicago, Illinois, USA.   1884 – This year, he made his first trip to Southern California.   1896 – He decided to return this year to build a Studio at South of Laguna Beach.   1902 – He went to London to study.   1909 ..

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1783 – Born in Horncastle, England, on the 8th of June. 1792 – In March the Sullys and their nine children immigrated to Richmond, Virginia, where Thomas’s uncle managed a theater. 1801 – Sully became a professional painter at age 18. 1804 – He then returned to Richmond to learn "miniature & Device painting" from ..

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1724 – He was born on the 25th day of August of this year in Liverpool. He was the son of a currier. Information on his life up to age thirty-five is sparse, relying almost entirely on notes made by fellow artist Ozias Humphry towards the end of Stubbs’s life.   1740 – He worked ..

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