Simone Brentana (1656 – 9 June 1742) was an Italian painter of the Baroque period, active in Verona. He was born in Venice to Domenico Brentana, but became orphaned by age nine. After a prolonged desultory education in various fields including music, he trained as a painter in Venice, frequenting the Accademia di Belle Arti, moving in 1685 to Verona, where most of his paintings are located.
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