- L. H. Cust
- , revised by Deborah Graham-Vernon
Casanova, Francesco (bap. 1727, d. 1803), battle and equestrian painter, was born in London, where he was baptized on 7 June 1727, one of six sons of the travelling Venetian actors Gaetano Giuseppe Casanova (d. 1733) and Giovanna Zanetta Farussi. His brothers included the infamous adventurer ...