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Dante Alighieri

1265 - 1321

Dante was an Italian poet of the Middle Ages. The name Dante is, according to the words of Jacopo Alighieri, a hypocorism for Durante. In contemporary documents it is followed by the patronymic Alagherii or de Alagheriis; it was Boccaccio who popularized the form Alighieri. (Source.)

Painter of this picture of Dante is Sandro Botticelli, See the new edition of the comedy published by Ateliê Editorial of São Paulo, Brazil, trabslation in verso terza rima complete by João Trentino Ziller

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May 26, 2019 Edited by Tom Morris merge authors
May 18, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot merge authors
March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
May 27, 2012 Edited by the name of the painter sandro botticelli is given because in the edition cited all of his ilustrations for the DivinaComedia were inclused
October 27, 2008 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Internet Archive item record.