June 17, 2019
Livio Agresti and Forlivese Mannerism

April 29, 2019
Beyond Botticelli: Depictions of Venus in Italian High Renaissance Art

June 21, 2018
Sebastiano del Piombo died on 21 June 1547 in Rome.

March 28, 2018
Baccio della Porta, known as Fra Bartolommeo, was born on 28 March 1472 in Florence.

January 29, 2018
Italian painter and draughtsman Giuliano Bugiardini was born in Florence on 29 January 1475.

October 28, 2017
On View: Leonardo, Michelangelo, and Raphael around 1500

August 5, 2017
On August 5, 1505, Giovanni Antonio Bazzi (1477-1549), known as “Il Sodoma,” began working on frescoes in Monte Oliveto Maggiore, near Siena.

April 15, 2017
Leonardo da Vinci was born on 15 April 1452 , in the Tuscan village of Vinci, an illegitimate son of a local lawyer.

February 17, 2017
Italian painter and draughtsman Giuliano Bugiardini died on 17 February 1554.

July 6, 2016
Rediscovered Sebastiano del Piombo Painting Joins Art Institute of Chicago Collection The Art Institute of Chicago announced earlier this week that 16th-century Venetian painter Sebastiano del Piombo’s Christ Carrying the Cross (1515-1517) has joined the museum’s collection.

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