Carlo Pellegrini

Cartoonist, Deceased Person

1839 – 1889

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Who was Carlo Pellegrini?

Carlo Pellegrini, nicknamed Ape, was an artist who served from 1869 to 1889 as a caricaturist for Vanity Fair magazine, a leading journal of London society. He was born in Capua, then in the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies. His father came from an ancient land-owning family, while his mother was descended from the Medici. His work for the magazine made his reputation and he became its most influential artist.

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Born
Mar 25, 1839
Capua
Also known as
  • Ape
Nationality
  • Italy
Profession
Lived in
  • Campania
Died
Jan 22, 1889
London

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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