Cristoforo Majorana

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Cristoforo Majorana (flourished c. 1480-94) was an Italian Limner and painter.[1] He was born in Naples, Italy.[2] Majorana trained under Cola Rapicano,[1][3] he produced work for Ferdinand of Aragon, Giovanni d'Aragona and Andrea Matteo Acquaviva.[3] His work is held in the collections of the Walters Art Museum, National Library of France and the Fitzwilliam Museum.[4][5][6]

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  2. ^ Sapienza, Valentina. "MAJORANA (Maiorana, Mayorana), Cristoforo". Dizionario Biografico (in Italian). Treccani. Retrieved 13 January 2013.
  3. ^ a b c d e f "Oxford Grove Art: Cristoforo Majorana". The Concise Grove Dictionary of Art. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 13 January 2013.
  4. ^ "Cristoforo Majorana". Creators. Walters Art Museum. Retrieved 13 January 2013.
  5. ^ "S. Augustinus Hipponensis: Contra Faustum". Manuscripts. Europeana. Retrieved 13 January 2013.
  6. ^ "Cambridge Illuminations". Gallery. Fitzwilliam Museum. Retrieved 13 January 2013.