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Last NameCiamberlano    
Given NameLuca    
alt. NamesL. C. ;    
Year born1580 in Urbino, Italy    
Year died1641    
Place of death    
Father's occupation    
Educationinititially studied civil law, in which he took a doctor's degree; then abandoned the study of jurisprudence to devote himself to painting & engr.     
Country of ActivityItaly    
Worked foranat. plates for surgeon Larche or Joannes Maria Castellanus: Tab. anat. Berrettino 1741    
Collaboratorspainter/architect ->Pietro Berrettini da Cortona (1596/7-1669); ->Guido Reni between 1610 and 1612, when he made engravings based on Reni's drawings of the life of Saint Philip    
Techniquescopperplate engraving & painting of anatomical drawings by Pietro da Cortona 1618-1620    
Sample(s)http://tonguedepressors.tumblr.com/post/15782289662/print-attributed-to-luca-ciamberlano-after ;     
Archival sourcesfurther links at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luca_Ciamberlano    
Published sourcesAKL; Th-B; ..., Choulant 1920: 235-8,420. Bryan's Dict. 1886-9; Diz. biogr. degli italiani; AKL; Putscher 1972:15; cf. also http://blog.lib.uiowa.edu/hardin/2003/05/19/notes-from-the-john-martin-rare-book-room-4/    
otheractive in Rome 1599-1641; main representative of the Scuola perfetta per imparare a disegnare    

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