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Alexandre Dompte Bucéphale (Alexander Taming Bucephalus), 1541-1544
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Primaticcio, the second Italian master to have been summoned to work at Fontainebleau, hailed from …

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Primaticcio, the second Italian master to have been summoned to work at Fontainebleau, hailed from Bologna. Between 1541 and 1544 he designed and carried out the decoration of the chamber of Madame d’Etampes, Francis I’s favourite. Following the ornamental style of the Francis I Gallery, the walls are adorned with …

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Primaticcio, the second Italian master to have been summoned to work at Fontainebleau, hailed from …

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Primaticcio, the second Italian master to have been summoned to work at Fontainebleau, hailed from Bologna. Between 1541 and 1544 he designed and carried out the decoration of the chamber of Madame d’Etampes, Francis I’s favourite. Following the ornamental style of the Francis I Gallery, the walls are adorned with …

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Alexandre Dompte Bucéphale (Alexander Taming Bucephalus), 1541-1544
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