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Piombo, Portrait of Ferry Carandolet, 1511, Lugano | by Circa 1440
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Piombo, Portrait of Ferry Carandolet, 1511, Lugano

Painter: Sebastiano del Piombo (b. Sebastiano Luciani, Venice ca. 1485--1547 Rome)

Date: 1511

Original location: painted in Rome

Collection: Lugano, Rohoncz collection

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Literature: McCorquodale, The Renaissance: European Painting from 1400-1600, London, 1994, p. 250

 

Notes: Ferry Carandolet was archdeacon of Besancon, advisor to the HRE and an ambassador to Rome. Until the 19th century, this portrait was believed to be by Raphael.

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