Antonio Balestra
(Italian, 1666 - 1740)
This person is associated with: Baroque, Rococo
Italian Baroque and Rococo painter from Verona. He studied under Antonio Bellucci, then Carlo Maratta.

He started to paint austere works in accordance of the Baroque style, then switched to lighter compositions with the emergence of Rococo, but which remained less frivolous than some other Italian painters of the century, like Amigoni.

He was the master of Cignaroli.

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Name:Antonio Balestra
Dates:1666 - 1740
This artist has 21 artworks in the database. Add more!
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Museo Civico di Castelvecchio(Italy - Verona)4 artworks
Private collection4 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC(United States - Washington)2 artworks
Milwaukee Art Museum(United States - Milwaukee, WS)1 artworks
Los Angeles County Museum of Art(United States - Los Angeles, California)1 artworks
Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool(United Kingdom - Liverpool)1 artworks
Northampton Museum and Art Gallery(United Kingdom - Northampton)1 artworks
Graves Art Gallery(England - Sheffield)1 artworks
Pinacoteca di Palazzo Chiericati(Italy - Vicenza)1 artworks
Uknown owner1 artworks
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum - Glasgow(United Kingdom - Glasgow)1 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1740).

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