(b. 1754, Prato, d. 1832, Firenze)


Italian painter and decorator. The 18th-century alterations that were to effect the Pitti Palace in Florence included the redecoration of some of the rooms in Neoclassical style. Castagnoli participated in the fresco decoration of some rooms, one of which, the Castagnoli Room, bears his name.

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