Brescia, Leonardo a Ferrarese painter, lived about 1530. There are a number of his pictures in the churches and convents of Ferrara, the best of which are, The Assumption, in the Church of Il Gesu; The Annunciation, in the Madonna del Buon Amore; and The Resurrection, in Santa Monica. See Spooner, Biog. Hist. of the Fine Arts, s.v.; Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.