Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

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Style: Rococo

Place: Venice

Born: 1696

Death: 1770

Nationality: Italy

Biography:

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (March 5, 1696 - March 27, 1770), also known as Gianbattista or Giambattista Tiepolo, was a Venetian painter and printmaker. He was prolific, and worked not only in the region of Veneto or Venetia, one of Italy's twenty regions, but also in Germany and Spain. Biography Early life (1696-1726) Born in Venice, Tiepolo was the...