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Ventura Salimbeni
Nationality: 
italian
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1568
Death Date: 
1613
Ventura di Arcangelo Salimbeni, called Bevilacqua. Painter and etcher, born 1567/1568 in Siena, son of painter Arcangelo Salimbeni and Battista Morelli, half-brother of Francesco Vanni. In Rome from 1588-96 during which time he made his 7 etchings. Given the title of Il Cavaliere Bevilacqua. Died Siena 1613. See: Sopher, Marcus. Sixteenth-Century Italian Prints. Claremont: 1978.