Francesco Floriani

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Francesco Floriani (flourished 1568) was an Italian painter, known for his portraits and sacred subjects.


He was born in Udine, and trained under Pellegrino, and displayed a great talent for portraiture. Many of his paintings were in the possession of the Emperor Maximilian II, by whom he was employed, along with his brother Antonio, also a painter. His Judith has great merit.



  • Public Domain This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainBryan, Michael (1886). "Floriani, Francesco". In Graves, Robert Edmund. Bryan's Dictionary of Painters and Engravers (A–K). I (3rd ed.). London: George Bell & Sons.