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Giovanni Costa, 1833-1903

Nationality: Italian
Date of Birth: 1833.05.12
Place of Birth: Livourne
Date of Death: 1903.01.31
Place of Death: Paris

Identity:

Giovanni Costa was a marine, landscape and genre painter.

Life:

He was invited to exhibit at the International Society of Painters, Sculptors and Gravers when Whistler was President.

Bibliography:

Bénézit, E., Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, 8 vols, 1956-61.