Giovanni Giacomo Semenza

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Giovanni Giacomo Semenza
Born July 18, 1580
Died 1638
Nationality Italian
Known for Painting
Movement Baroque

Giovanni Giacomo Semenza (18 July 1580 – 1638) was an Italian painter of the early Baroque period. Born in Bologna and also known as Giacomo Sementi. He was a pupil of the painter Denis Calvaert, then of Guido Reni. Among his pupils were Giacinto Brandi. He painted a Christ the Redeemer for the church of St. Catherine in Bologna.