Bruno, Prancesco a painter born at Porto Maurizio, in the Genoese territory, in 1648, and studied under P. da Cortona. He executed some altar-pieces and other subjects for the churches of his native country. He died in 1726. See Spooner, Biog. Hist. of the Fine Arts, s.v.; Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.