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Visconti, Filippo Aurelio

    Full Name: Visconti, Filippo Aurelio

    Gender: male

    Date Born: unknown

    Date Died: unknown

    Home Country/ies: Italy

    Subject Area(s): ancient, Antique, the, and Roman (ancient Italian culture or period)


    Commissioner of Antiquities in Rome in Rome. Visconti was born to a scholarly family, the son of G. B. Visconti, the Commissioner of Antiquities in Rome in Rome after Johann Joachim Winckelmann. He worked with his brother, Ennio Guirino Visconti at the Louvre museum and succeed him as Commissioner of Antiquities in Rome. In 1808 he published the Vatican Chiaramonti antiquities with Giuseppe Antonio Guattàni.


    "Visconti, Filippo Aurelio." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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