Santi Bartoli, Pietro
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Also Sante, Santo or Sancti Bartoli; Latin Petrus Sanctus Bartolus. Italian engraver, draughtsman and painter. Born Perugia 1635, died Rome 7. 11. 1700. Lived in Rome from 1643.

Career, works

S. B. first learned painting in Rome, but abandoned these studies to devote himself to engraving. He worked for various ecclesiastical and secular dignitaries, including Cardinal Camillo II Massimo [2] and Queen Christina of Sweden. It was probably while working for the Queen that S. B. met the antiquarian Giovanni Pietro Bel…

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Hermanns, Marcus Heinrich, “Santi Bartoli, Pietro”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary, English edition by Chad M. Schroeder (2014). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon. Herausgegeven von Peter Kuhlmann und Helmuth Schneider. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 6. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2012). Consulted online on 19 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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