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Amato, Giovanni Antonio d'

Amato, Giovanni Antonio d' j?vnn? ntny? dmt? [key], 1475?1555, Neapolitan painter, called Il Vecchio [the elder]. He imitated the style of Perugino. Paintings by him are in many churches in Naples, among them the Holy Family in a chapel of San Domenico Maggiore.

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