(GIOVANNI) BATTISTA FRANCO
A Brief Bibliography

Titles are in order by date of publication. "Giovanni Battista Franco, was known as Battista Franco Veneziano, but sometimes called Il Semolei or simply Battista Franco." From: the Virtual Uffizi site.

Fabrizio Biferali and Massimo Firpo. Battista Franco 'pittore viniziano' nella cultura artistica e nella vita religiosa del Cinquecento. Pisa, 2007.
Book Review: Stuart Lingo. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. 63, no. 1 (Spring 2010): 253-254.

Wendy Thompson. "An unknown portrait series by Battista Franco." Print Quarterly. 26 (2009) 1: 3-18.

Mattia Biffis. "'In nomine eius': precisazioni su Battista Franco a San Francesco della Vigna." Venezia Cinquecento. 17, 2007(2008), 33: 23-48.

Eduardo Batarda Fernandes. "Nouvelles de Lisbonne: un dessin inédit de Battista Franco au Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga." Bulletin de l’Association des Historiens de l'Art Italien. 12, 2006(2007): 11-15.

Melinda Schlitt. "'Anticamente Moderna et Modernamente Antica': Imitation and the Ideal in 16th-Century Italian Painting." International Journal of the Classical Tradition. Vol. 10, No. 3/4 (Winter/Spring, 2004): 377-406.

Francesco Vossilla. "Lo Spanish service: un riepilogo." In: I Della Rovere. 2004: 221-222.

Luciano Bellosi. "Per Battista Franco." Prospettiva. 106/107, 2002(2003): 175-182.

Gert Jan van der Sman. "Il percorso stilistico di Battista Franco incisore: elementi per una ricostruzione." Arte documento. 8, 1994(1995): 101-114.

Catherine Monbeig Goguel. "Drawings by Battista Franco in the Louvre." The Burlington Magazine. Vol. 127, No. 992, Special Issue Devoted to Old Master Drawings in Honour of Philip Pouncey (November, 1985): 780-783+785.

Sydney J. Freedberg. "A Fugue of Styles: Roman Drawings of the Sixteenth Century." Art Institute of Chicago Museum Studies. Vol. 10, The Art Institute of Chicago Centennial Lectures (1983): 58-77.

Bruce Boucher. "The Last Will of Daniele Barbaro." Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes. Vol. 42, (1979): 277-282.

Timothy Clifford and J. V. G. Mallet. "Battista Franco as a Designer for Maiolica." The Burlington Magazine. Vol. 118, No. 879 (June, 1976): 386-410.

Catholic Encyclopedia. Entry by George Williamson, 1909.

Giovanni Battista Franco Online



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