Dosso Dossi


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Dosso Dossi

(dôs`sō dôs`sē), 1479?–1542, Italian painter of the Ferrarese school, whose real name was Giovanni di Niccolò de Luteri. He may have been a pupil of Lorenzo Costa, but was certainly influenced by Giorgione, Titian, and Raphael. He often collaborated with his brother Battista, a landscape painter. Dosso Dossi is first recorded in Mantua, but after 1514 he executed many decorative works for the ducal palace and churches of Ferrara, including frescoes, pictures, and cartoons for tapestries. Both his landscapes and portraits show originality and imagination. He was a friend of Ariosto, who mentions him in Orlando Furioso. His works include Circe in the Woods (Borghese Villa); The Three Ages of Man (Metropolitan Mus.); The Standard Bearer, Scene from a Legend, and Saint Lucretia (National Gall. of Art, Washington, D.C.).

Bibliography

See F. Gibbons, Dosso and Battista Dossi (1968).

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On your way out, you may notice two paintings by Italian artists that appear to be engaging in a dialogue between the sexes: Titian's Woman with a Mirror and Dosso Dossi's Portrait of a Man.
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Particolarmente ricca di 'ornamenti' e l'edizione Valgrisi (Venezia, 1556) con le illustrazioni gia attribuite ai pittore della corte estense Dosso Dossi, la quale diventa non solo il modello per le edizioni successive del Furioso, come quella sopracitata di Franceschi, ma anche delle edizioni del testi teatrali, quale ad esempio il Pastor Fido di Battista Guarini (a tale proposito si veda L.
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Butler), Durer as patronized by Frederick the Wise and Emperor Maximillian I (Larry Silver), Giulio Clovio in the court of Cardinal Alessandro Farnese (Elena Calvillo), and Dosso Dossi in Ferrara (Giancarlo Fiorenza).
1522-23) to Dosso Dossi's works in which "on souligne dans la figure du prince la presence d'un homme de reflexion" (95).
Though Holcombe has cited Pieter Bruegel, Francisco de Zurbaran, Caravaggio, and Hieronymous Bosch as influences, references to Petrus Christus, Dosso Dossi, and Pieter Claesz are also readily discernible in her work.