Correggio

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Italian painter noted for his use of chiaroscuro and perspective (1494-1534)

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Lo cierto es que Mozart contaba con un cerebro excepcional capaz de memorizar --como una computadora-- obras tan dificiles como el Miserere, de Antonio Allegri, a nueve voces, cuya imitacion fue prohibida por el papa Urbano VIII, so pena de excomunion, y Mozart la pauto a los 14 anos de edad; despues de escucharla en la Capilla Sixtina, quizas inspirado por los frescos de Boticelli, Ghirlandaio, Rosselli, Signorelli, el Perugino y Pinturicchio, sin una falta, sin una variacion.
In the sixteenth century Giorgio Vasari hailed Antonio Allegri da Correggio as the first Lombard artist to work in the modern style, adding that his art would have reached absolute perfection if only he had left Lombardy for Rome.