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us: Beato, Felice, 1832-1909

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    • us: Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825
    • us: Beato, Felix, 1832-1909
    • us: Beato, Ferīche, 1932-1909
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        (naf) Venice (Italy)
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        (naf) Florence (Italy)
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        (naf) Italy
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        (lcsh) Photography
          (lcsh) War photography
            (lcsh) Architectural photography
              (lcsh) Landscape photography
            • Occupation

                (lcsh) Photographers
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            • Earlier Established Forms

                Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825Beato, Felice,b. ca. 1825
            • Sources

              • found: His Mukashi mukashi, le Japon de Pierre Loti, c1984: t.p. (Beato) p. 9 (Felice Beato; born in Venice around 1825; photographer; became naturalized British subject around 1856)
              • found: Zannier, I. Verso oriente, c1986: t.p. (Felice Beato) p. 13 (Felix; d. after 1904, some guess in 1907)
              • found: Viaggio in Giappone, 1863-1877, 1991: t.p. (Felice Beato) p. 22, etc. (Felix Beato; b. in 1834; d. 1907 or 1908; died at age of 73)
              • found: Felice Beato, 2010: (b. Venice, Italy, 1832; lived many years abroad, esp. India, Japan, and Burma; retired to Florence; d. Jan. 9, 1909, in his native Italy; "extensive contacts among British colonial officialdom"; brother of Antonio Beato, also a photographer)
              • found: Renzu ga toraeta F. Beato no bakumatsu, 2012: p. 34 (フェリーチェ・ベアト = Ferīche Beato)
              • found:, viewed March 2, 2015 (Felice Beato; Felice Beato also known as Felix Beato was an Italian-British photographer; one of the first photographers to take pictures in East Asia and one of the first war photographers; noted for his genre works, portraits, and views and panoramas of the architecture and landscapes of Asia and the Mediterranean region; a death certificate discovered in 2009 shows that Beato was born in Venice in 1832 and died on January 29, 1909 in Florence)
              • notfound: Encic. italiana;Oxford dict. of nat. biog.
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              • 1985-07-09: new
              • 2015-03-03: revised
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