FRANCO, Battista
Italian painter (b. ca. 1510, Venezia, d. 1561, Venezia)
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The Battle of Montemurlo and the Rape of Ganymede
1537-41
Oil on wood, 137 x 173 cm
Galleria Palatina (Palazzo Pitti), Florence


View of the Grimani Chapel
1555-60
Fresco
San Francesco della Vigna, Venice


View of the vault
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Oil on canvas
Cappella Grimani, San Francesco della Vigna, Venice


The Baptism of Christ between Sts. Francis and Bernardine of Siena
c. 1555
Oil on canvas
Cappella Barbaro, San Francesco della Vigna, Venice


Arrest of the Baptist
c. 1543
Fresco
Oratorio di San Giovanni Decollato, Rome


Bacchantes with Apollo and Daphne
c. 1550
Etching on laid paper (first state of two), 87 x 190 mm
Private collection


The Abduction of Deianeira
c. 1550
Etching on laid paper, 247 x 387 mm
Private collection


Old Man Seated before a Statue of a Goddess
c. 1550
Etching on laid paper (second state), 76 x 126 mm
Private collection





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