Skip to content

Bossi, Giuseppe

    Image Credit: Lettera Artistica

    Full Name: Bossi, Giuseppe

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1777

    Date Died: 1815

    Place Born: Busto Arsizio, Varese, Lombardy, Italy

    Place Died: Milan, Lombardy, Italy

    Home Country/ies: Italy

    Subject Area(s): Italian (culture or style), Italian Renaissance-Baroque styles, and Renaissance

    Career(s): secretaries (public officers)


    Del Cenacolo di Leonardo da Vinci, 1810; secretary to the Accademia di Brera, 1801-1807. He was responsible for their inclusion in the Pinacoteca di Brera, his most famous acquisitions include Raphael’s Marriage of the Virgin (1504) and the Virgin and Child by Giovanni Bellini (1460).


    Contributors: Emily Crockett and Lee Sorensen


    Emily Crockett and Lee Sorensen. "Bossi, Giuseppe." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

    More Resources

    Search for materials by & about this art historian: