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Giovanni Francesco Romanelli
Nationality: 
italian
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1610
Death Date: 
1662
Painter in Rome and Viterbo, called il Viterbese, or Raffaello or il Raffaellino. Born in Viterbo in 1610. In Rome as pupil, colleague, and rival of Pietro da Cortona. A favorite of the Cardinal Francesco Barberini, recommended by him to Cardinal Mazarin in Paris. Died in Viterbo in 1662.