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Italian painter Jacopo Amigoni, also known as Giacomo Amiconi, was best known for his sumptuous portraits. He began his career in Venice and then traveled all over Europe. In the 19th century, he became famous for his sumptuous portraits. His sumptuous portraits are a must-see if you're a fan of Renaissance art.

Amigoni began his career in Venice, Italy. In 1717, he started working in the Castle of Nymphenburg, where he stayed until 1719. In 1725, he moved to the Castle of Schleissheim, where he lived until 1729. In 1730, he returned to Venice, where he was the court painter to Ferdinand VI of Spain. In 1726, he began to paint landscapes and religious subjects. 

After working in Paris, Amigoni returned to Italy. During the period of 1730-1739, he travelled to England and convinced Canaletto to visit his native Italy. In England, he painted huge decorative histories, mythological themes, and religious subjects. He used a canvas rather than fresco, and he often used a large format for his paintings. During this period, his works are among the most beautiful in the world, and many are in private collections.

Amigoni's career did not end in Venice, however. He spent time in Bavaria and then moved to the Abbey of Schleissheim. From 1729 to 1739, he was working in England and convinced Canaletto to join him. Amigoni specialised in decorative history and mythological subjects, and he worked in the Abbey of St. Ferdinand. In England, he became court painter to the king, establishing his name as the director of the Royal Academy of Saint Fernando. He died in Madrid in 1739, and is best remembered for his "Arrangement of Paris".

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