Paolo Gerolamo Brusco
|Paolo Gerolamo Brusco|
Statue of Paolo Gerolamo Brusco in the public gardens of the Piazza del Popolo in Savona.
|Born||8 June 1742
|Died||30 March 1820|
Paolo Gerolamo Brusco or Girolamo Brusco (8 June, 1742 in Savona – 30 March, 1820) was a prolific Italian painter active in Liguria. He was also nicknamed Bruschetto. He was influenced by the Neoclassic style of Anton Raphael Mengs, and may have trained with Pompeo Batoni
- St Vincent of Paoli in the first chapel to right of the Church of Sant'Andrea Apostolo (Savona).
- Stuccowork and frescoes for the Church of San Pietro (Savona).
- Mysteries of the Rosary: Canvases for the Church of San Bernardo of Italy.
- Frescoes in the presbytery for the Church of San Lorenzo of Cairo Montenotte.
- Fresco (1810) of St. Martin for the Church of San Martino of Italy.
- Frescoes for the Church of Santissima Trinità in Sassello.
- Frescoes for the Church of San Michele in Celle Ligure.
- Canvases and frescoes for the Church of San Nicolò in Albisola Superiore.
- Canvases for the Church of San Giovanni Battista of Savona.
- Frescoes for the Sanctuary of Nostra Signora delle Grazie al Molo in Genoa.
- Madonna di Misericordia for the Oratory of Nostra Signora di Castello in Savona.
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- Treccani Enciclopedia Dizionario biografico.
- Biblioteca italiana ossia giornale di letteratura, scienze ed arti, Volume 21, obituary, page 445.