Nationality : Italian

Birth Year : 1573

Death Year : 1610

Place of Birth : Milan, Lombardy

Place of Death : Porto Ercole, Tuscany


Paris Tableau Goes for Baroque

By Angela M.H. Schuster,Art+Auction | November 6, 2015

The City of Light shines with the fifth edition of Paris Tableau November 11 through 15, with some 25 noted dealers in Old Master paintings converging at the Palais Brongniart. Among the highlights this year is a symposium spotlighting... More

Will the Sotheby’s Caravaggio Decision Impact the Practice of Authentication?

By Mostafa Heddaya | January 29, 2015

When an English court recently ruled in favor of Sotheby’s in the matter of a purported Caravaggio found by the auction house to be a 17th-century copy, the decision was a seemingly clear-cut...

Marilyn Minter, Betty Tompkins, and Others Gauge George W. Bush's Work

By Scott Indrisek | April 15, 2014

DALLAS — It’s useful to consider “The Art of Leadership,” former President George W. Bush’s solo painting debut, as a kind of sprawling installation that begins with the metal detector at the...

A New Caravaggio Joins the Canon as X-Ray Investigation Vindicates a Disputed Medusa Head

By Kate Deimling,ARTINFO France | February 29, 2012

Legend has it that, after slaying Medusa, Perseus attached her head to his shield in order to turn his enemies to stone. Her decapitated, snake-covered head, dripping with blood, was such an...