Find out more about the greatest 16th Century Italian Painters, including Caravaggio, Sandro Botticelli, Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Giuseppe Arcimboldo and Artemisia Gentileschi
Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci
15 April 1452
Polymath
MichelangeloMichelangelo
06 March 1475
Sculptor

Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli
1445 AD
Painter

CaravaggioCaravaggio
29 September 1571
Painter

Artemisia GentileschiArtemisia Gentileschi
08 July 1593
Painter

Giuseppe ArcimboldoGiuseppe Arcimboldo
1527 AD
Painter
Giorgio VasariGiorgio Vasari
30 July 1511
Painter, Architect

tintoretto Tintoretto
29 September 1518
Renaissance Painter

Giovanni BelliniGiovanni Bellini
1430 AD
Renaissance Painter
Annibale CarracciAnnibale Carracci
03 November 1560
Painter

Benvenuto CelliniBenvenuto Cellini
03 November 1500
Sculptor, Writer, Medallist, Painter,
Sofonisba AnguissolaSofonisba Anguissola
1535 AD
painter, artist, visual artist

Paolo VeronesePaolo Veronese
 

GiambolognaGiambologna
1529 AD
sculptor

Guido ReniGuido Reni
04 November 1575
Painter

BronzinoBronzino
17 November 1503
Painter
Antonio da CorreggioAntonio da Correggio
30 August 1489
Painter

Gentile BelliniGentile Bellini
1429 AD
painter, sculptor, medallist

ParmigianinoParmigianino
11 January 1503
Painter, Graphic artist

Pietro da CortonaPietro da Cortona
01 November 1596
Painter, Architect, Artist
Andrea del SartoAndrea del Sarto
16 July 1486
Painter

Giulio RomanoGiulio Romano
1499 AD
architect, painter, sculptor
Lavinia FontanaLavinia Fontana
24 August 1552
Painter

Orazio GentileschiOrazio Gentileschi
09 July 1563
painter

Agostino CarracciAgostino Carracci
16 August 1557
Painter
CinquecentoCinquecento
 

Il SodomaIl Sodoma
1477 AD
Painter
Daniele da VolterraDaniele da Volterra
1509 AD
painter, sculptor

DomenichinoDomenichino
31 October 1581
painter, architect

Rosso FiorentinoRosso Fiorentino
08 March 1494
Painter, Printmaker
Alessandro AlloriAlessandro Allori
 

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Fra BartolomeoFra Bartolomeo
 
Giovanni BaglioneGiovanni Baglione
 

Pietro TorrigianoPietro Torrigiano
24 November 1472
Sculptor

Dosso DossiDosso Dossi
1489 AD
Artist

Jacopo BassanoJacopo Bassano
 
Federico BarocciFederico Barocci
1535 AD
painter, engraver
Federico ZuccariFederico Zuccari
1539 AD
Painter

Giovanni Antonio BoltraffioGiovanni Antonio Boltraffio
1467 AD
Painter

Giacomo della PortaGiacomo della Porta
1532 AD
Architect

Bernardo BuontalentiBernardo Buontalenti
15 December 1531
Designer
Francesco PrimaticcioFrancesco Primaticcio
30 April 1504
Painter

Jacopo SansovinoJacopo Sansovino
02 July 1486
Sculptor

Cristofano AlloriCristofano Allori
 

Ludovico CarracciLudovico Carracci
21 April 1555
Painter

Francesco AlbaniFrancesco Albani
17 August 1578
Painter
Domenico FettiDomenico Fetti
1589 AD
Painter

Palma VecchioPalma Vecchio
1480 AD
Painter
Giovanni LanfrancoGiovanni Lanfranco
26 January 1582
Painter

Giuseppe CesariGiuseppe Cesari
31 January 1568
Painter

Bartolommeo BandinelliBartolommeo Bandinelli
 
Cima da ConeglianoCima da Conegliano
1459 AD
Painter

Alessandro AlgardiAlessandro Algardi
1598 AD
Sculptor
Andrea della RobbiaAndrea della Robbia
24 October 1435
Sculptor

Bartolomeo AmmannatiBartolomeo Ammannati
18 June 1511
Architect

Paris BordoneParis Bordone
 

Mariotto AlbertinelliMariotto Albertinelli
 

Bartolomeo MontagnaBartolomeo Montagna
11 October 1450
Painter
Domenico di Pace BeccafumiDomenico di Pace Beccafumi
1486 AD
Painter

Leone LeoniLeone Leoni
1509 AD
Sculptor

Pellegrino TibaldiPellegrino Tibaldi
1527 AD
Architect

Lorenzo CostaLorenzo Costa
1460 AD
Painter
Francesco BacchiaccaFrancesco Bacchiacca
 

Ambrosius BensonAmbrosius Benson
 
Pietro BerniniPietro Bernini
06 May 1562
Sculptor

Benvenuto TisiBenvenuto Tisi
1481 AD
Italian painter

Francesco FranciaFrancesco Francia
1450 AD
Artist
Leandro BassanoLeandro Bassano
 

Ugo da CarpiUgo da Carpi
1480 AD
Printmaker
Vincenzo FoppaVincenzo Foppa
1427 AD
Painter

Giulio CampagnolaGiulio Campagnola
1482 AD
Engraver

Giovanni Francesco CarotoGiovanni Francesco Caroto
1480 AD
Painter
Taddeo ZuccariTaddeo Zuccari
01 September 1529
Painter

Giovanni Maria FalconettoGiovanni Maria Falconetto
1468 AD
Architect
Andrea SansovinoAndrea Sansovino
1467 AD
Sculptor

Scipione PulzoneScipione Pulzone
1544 AD
Painter

Baccio BandinelliBaccio Bandinelli
01 October 1488
Sculptor

FranciabigioFranciabigio
1482 AD
Painter
Orazio BorgianniOrazio Borgianni
 
Vincenzo CarducciVincenzo Carducci
1576 AD
Painter

Bernardo BittiBernardo Bitti
1548 AD
Priest

Girolamo SavoldoGirolamo Savoldo
1480 AD
Painter

BramantinoBramantino
1456 AD
Painter
RomaninoRomanino
1485 AD
Painter

Giulio CampiGiulio Campi
1502 AD
Painter

Giovanni della RobbiaGiovanni della Robbia
19 May 1469
Artist

Giuliano BugiardiniGiuliano Bugiardini
29 January 1475
Painter

Andrea RiccioAndrea Riccio
1470 AD
Sculptor
Giovanni Battista CrespiGiovanni Battista Crespi
23 December 1573
Painter

Domenico CampagnolaDomenico Campagnola
1500 AD
Painter
Francesco di GiorgioFrancesco di Giorgio
23 September 1439
Architect

Paolo FarinatiPaolo Farinati
1524 AD
Artist
Baldassarre PeruzziBaldassarre Peruzzi
07 March 1481
Architect
Andrea AndreaniAndrea Andreani
1540 AD
Engraver