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Last NameGhisi    
Given NameTeodoro    
alt. NamesTeodoro Mantuano, Ghigi    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1536 in Mantua    
Year died1601    
Place of deathMantua    
Father's occupation    
Relativesbrother Giorgio Ghisi (1512/20-82) was a well-known engraver    
Education    
Country of ActivityItaly    
Worked forUlisse Aldrovandi; De omnium animalium    
PatronageDuke & Duchess of Mantua (custodian of their summer residence Palazzo del Te)    
CollaboratorsLigozzi, Neri, Benini, Schwindt, Budano, Pastorini, Froeschl, Refati, Tibaldi, Cavazzoni, Passarotti, Coriolano/Lederlein    
Techniquesoil painting, drawing    
Sample(s)    
Archival sourcesPier Candido Decembrio (Vatican library)    
Published sourcesC.M.Pyle: Art as science, Endeavour 24,2 (2000): 72-4; wiki, AKL, ThB13 1920:564    
otheranimal and nature scenes. See Giuseppe Olmi at: http://www.summagallicana.it/lessico/a/Artisti%20di%20Aldrovandi.htm    
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