Tommaso Misciroli (1636–1699) was an Italian painter of the Baroque period. Also called il Pittor Villano or the Peasant Painter. Born in Faenza. He studied the work of Guido Reni. In Faenza, he painted a Martyrdom of Saint Cecilia for the church of namesake in Faenza.
Italy, officially the Italian Republic, is a country in Southern and Western Europe. Located in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, Italy shares open land borders with France, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia and the enclaved microstates San Marino and Vatican City. Italy covers an area of 301,340 km2 (116,350 sq mi) and has a largely temperate seasonal and Mediterranean climate. With around 61 million inhabitants, it is the fourth-most populous EU member state and the most populous country in Southern Europe.
The Baroque is a highly ornate and often extravagant style of architecture, music, painting, sculpture and other arts that flourished in Europe from the early 17th until the mid-18th century. It followed the Renaissance style and preceded the Rococo and Neoclassical styles. It was encouraged by the Catholic Church as a means to counter the simplicity and austerity of Protestant architecture, art and music, though Lutheran Baroque art developed in parts of Europe as well. The Baroque style used contrast, movement, exuberant detail, deep colour, grandeur and surprise to achieve a sense of awe. The style began at the start of the 17th century in Rome, then spread rapidly to France, northern Italy, Spain and Portugal, then to Austria and southern Germany. By the 1730s, it had evolved into an even more flamboyant style, called rocaille or Rococo, which appeared in France and central Europe until the mid to late 18th century.
Faenza is an Italian city and comune, in the province of Ravenna, Emilia-Romagna, situated 50 kilometres southeast of Bologna.
Felice Giani was an Italian painter of the Neoclassic style. His grand manner subjects often included Greco-Roman allusions or themes.
Events from the year 1699 in art.
Girolamo da Treviso, also known as Girolamo di Tommaso da Treviso the Younger and Girolamo Trevigi, was an Italian Renaissance painter in Henry VIII's court in England.
Marco Marchetti was an Italian painter of the late-Renaissance or Mannerist period. Born in Faenza, he is also known as Marco da Faenza. He painted an Adoration by the shepherds (1567) originally in the church of the confraternity of Santa Maria dell'Angelo, but now in the pinacoteca of Faenza. He also painted along with Giorgio Vasari a series of frescoes in the Palazzo Vecchio representing the Life of Hercules. He painted an altarpiece representing the Martyrdom of St. Catherine of Alexandria (1580) in the church of Sant'Antonio in Faenza.
Manfredi is a surname of Italian origin. The name may refer to:
Giovanni Battista Ballanti (1762–1835), also known as Giovan Battista Ballanti Graziani, was an Italian sculptor working in the Neoclassic style.
Biagio d’Antonio Tucci was an Italian Renaissance painter whose style was influenced by Filippo Lippi, Andrea Verrocchio and Domenico Ghirlandaio.
Francesco da Cotignola, also called Zaganelli, was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period, active mainly in Parma and Ravenna.
Giulio Tonduzzi was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period.
Franco Gentilini was an Italian painter.
Ottaviano da Faenza, an Italian painter of the 14th century, who was instructed by Giotto, spent the greater part of his life at Faenza, where he died. There are several paintings attributed to him to be found in the neighbourhood of Faenza, and at Bologna.
Pace di Bartolo or Pace da Faenza was an Italian painter, active in Assisi in 1344-1368.
Sigismondo Foschi, also called Sigismondo da Faenza was and Italian painter of the Renaissance period, born and active in Faenza. He was likely a pupil of Giovanni Antonio Sogliani. As a young man, in 1520, he assisted his father in completing an altarpiece in a chapel in San Francesco in Faenza. Sigismondo’s father, Antonio, was a gold and silversmith. Sigismondo painted an Assumption of the Virgin (1522) for the church of Santa Maria della Terra at Solarolo. He painted a Madonna and child with saints (1527) for the church of San Bartolomeo in Faenza. Other sundry works are assigned to the painter without definitive attribution. An altarpiece of Madonna and child with Saints Paul, John the Baptist, Benedict (?), Sebastian, Catherine and Apollonia, originally from the church of Santa Maria ad Nives, is found in the Pinacoteca of Faenza. Documents establish that he died by 1536.
Tommaso Minardi was an Italian painter and author on art theory, active in Faenza, Rome, Perugia, and other towns. He painted in styles that transitioned from Neoclassicism to Romanticism.
Gaspare Mattioli (1806–1843) was an Italian painter who worked in a Neoclassical style.
Antonio Berti was an Italian painter, mainly portraits, landscapes, and romantic scenes.
Banca del Monte e Cassa di Risparmio Faenza was an Italian saving bank and a charity organization, based in Faenza, in the Province of Ravenna, Romagna. The banking activities was merged with counterparts from Lugo to form Banca di Romagna, while the charity function was survived as Fondazione Banca del Monte e Cassa di Risparmio Faenza.
Niccolò Paganelli was an Italian painter of the late-Renaissance period.
Tommaso Dal Pozzo, also known as Tomaso Dalpozzo was an Italian painter and ceramist, mainly depicting landscapes and genre scenes.
Pasquale Saviotti (1792–1855) was an Italian painter and engraver who worked in a Neoclassical style.
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