Gaetano Lapis

Gaetano Lapis (1704 – 1 April 1776) was an Italian painter of the late-Baroque period.

Communion of the Apostles in the Cagli Cathedral.

BiographyEdit

He was born in Cagli and trained under Sebastiano Conca. He painted a Birth of Venus for the ceiling of the Palazzo Borghese in Rome.

ReferencesEdit

  • Rosini, Giovanni (1847). Storia della Pittura Italiana esposta coi Monumenti, (Epoca Quarta: Dal Carraci all'Appiani); Volume VII. Presso Niccolò Capurro, Pisa; Original from Oxford University digitized Jan 4, 2007. pp. 86.