Andrea Schiavone (Andrea Meldolla)
Nationality: 
italian
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1500
Death Date: 
1563
Born in Zava (Zadar) on Dalmatian coast, then under Venetian rule. In 1556 won a painting commission in the Biblioteca Marciana in Venice. Worked mostly in intaglio and at the end of his life made designs for block prints. Died in Venice in 1563. See: Sopher, Marcus. Sixteenth-Century Italian Prints. Claremont: 1978.