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Brizio F; La Madonna della scodella - 350

BRIZIO Francesco

Son of Giovanni Ludovico and Orsolina Pizziroldi was born in Bologna around 1574. Initially he began his career as a shoemaker, but soon, seconded in his artistic tendencies by his stepfather, he became a pupil of the Bolognese painter Bartolomeo Passarotti. Subsequently he was first...

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Baccio Baldini; L'inferno - 350

Baccio BALDINI

Information on the life and works of Baccio Baldini are scarce and often uncertain. The most concrete reference is perhaps the one that Vasari gave us: about the 'Life of Marcantonio Bolognese', he describes Baccio as a student of Maso Finiguerra and his successor in...

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Biscaino B; La Vergine adora il bambino Gesù - 350

BISCAINO Bartolomeo

Italian engraver, draftsman and painter, son of Giovanni Andrea, a modest landscape painter, who was also his first teacher. He has probably completed his artistic training at the studio of painter Domenico Fiasella. Around 1650 Bartolomeo entered the atelier of Valerio Castello, from which he...

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Berchem N; Vari animali - 350

BERCHEM Nicolaes

Painter, printmaker and Dutch draftsman known for scenes of landscapes with characters derived from mythology and the Bible. He first studied under the guidance of his father Pieter Claesz, famous painter of still life, and then looking at painters followers of Rembrandt as Jan van...

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