Girolamo Troppa

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Girolamo Troppa (1637–1710) was an Italian painter of the Baroque period, depicting mainly sacred subjects.

Biography[edit]

He was active in Rome and Umbria. He was a follower of Carlo Maratti. He painted for the church of San Giacomo delle Penitenti, in competition with the son of Giovan Francesco Romanelli. Works attributed to Troppa are also found in Cesi, Narni, and Terni.[1] He died in 1710.

Attributed to Girolamo Troppa, Allegory of Astronomy.

His works include:

  • The Conception after Castelli.
  • Emperor Julian after one of the artists named Pomarancio.
  • Portrait of Louis XIV.

References[edit]

  1. ^ key to Umbria biography.

External links[edit]

Media related to Girolamo Troppa at Wikimedia Commons