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Cavallini

/Italian kavalˈliːni/
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Pietro (ˈpjɛːtro). ?1250–?1330, Italian fresco painter and mosaicist. His works include the mosaics of the Life of the Virgin in Santa Maria, Trastevere, Rome
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  • cavallini, so named from the horses heads on the scutcheons.

    Venice and its Story Thomas Okey
  • As the curtain falls on the brief prologue, the aged Bishop is telling his grandson the story of his love for the cavallini.

    Dramatic Technique George Pierce Baker
  • The portico contains two frescoes of the Annunciation, one of them ascribed to cavallini.

    Walks in Rome Augustus J.C. Hare

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