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Matyrdom of St Justine
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16th Century
Born 1528 Italy, Died 1588
Matyrdom of St Justine
[Martirio di Santa Giustina]
Oil on canvas
104 x 138 cm  [HxW]
Musei D'Arte, Padova

Born Verona 1528, Died Venice 1588. With Titian and Tintoretto he made up the triumvirate of great painters of the late Renaissance in Venice. He is known as a superb colourist and for his illusional decorations in both fresco and oil. His large paintings of biblical feasts, which he made for monasteries of Venice and Verona, are especially celebrated.

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