Barbieri, Isabella Maria Caterina

- DIED 17 Mar 1817, Bologna, Emilia-Romagna
GRAVE LOCATION Bologna, Emilia-Romagna: Cimitero monumentale della Certosa di Bologna, Via della Certosa 18 (Chiostro III)

Isabella Barbieri was a dancer before she became the mistress of the Archbishop of Cologne. In Germany she married the violinist and conductor Gaetano Mattioli and afterwards she lived the life of a well known bourgeois woman in Bologna. In 1809 the sculptor Giovanni Putti became the godfather of her second son. she died in 1817 in Bologna.

• Husband: Mattioli, Gaetano


The Barbieri Mattioli tomb at the Cimitero monumentale della Certosa, Bologna. Gaetano Mattioli and Isabella Barbieri were buried here.
Picture by Androom (10 Feb 2017)


Monumento di Maria Barbieri | Storia e Memoria di Bologna

Barbirolli, John

Published: 14 Oct 2018
Last update: 25 Apr 2022