Famous People From Italy
Find out more about the greatest Italian Artists, including Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Caravaggio and Amedeo Modigliani.
Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci
15 April 1452
Polymath
MichelangeloMichelangelo
06 March 1475
Sculptor

Artemisia GentileschiArtemisia Gentileschi
08 July 1593
Painter

RaphaelRaphael
1483 AD
Painter

CaravaggioCaravaggio
29 September 1571
Painter

Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli
1445 AD
Painter
Amedeo ModiglianiAmedeo Modigliani
12 July 1884
Painter & Sculptor

TitianTitian
1488 AD
Painter

DonatelloDonatello
1386 AD
Sculptor
Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico
10 July 1888
Artist

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

tintoretto Tintoretto
29 September 1518
Renaissance Painter

Giovanni Antonio CanalCanaletto
28 October 1697
Painter

MasaccioMasaccio
21 December 1401
Painter

Giovanni BelliniGiovanni Bellini
1430 AD
Renaissance Painter
Salvator RosaSalvator Rosa
20 June 1615
Painter

Giovanni Battista TiepoloGiovanni Battista Tiepolo
05 March 1696
Painter, Printmaker

Annibale CarracciAnnibale Carracci
03 November 1560
Painter

PontormoPontormo
24 May 1494
Painter
Andrea dal Pozzo Andrea Pozzo
30 November 1642
Painter, Architect

Renato GuttusoRenato Guttuso
26 December 1911
Painter
Jacopo AmigoniJacopo Amigoni
08 August 1904
Painter

Marco PeregoMarco Perego
01 March 1979
Zoe Saldana’s Husband

Anita PallenbergAnita Pallenberg
06 April 1942
Actress
GiottoGiotto
1267 AD
Painter

Giovanni Battista PiranesiGiovanni Battista Piranesi
04 October 1720
Italian artist, Etching
Edward LearEdward Lear
12 May 1812
Artist

Benvenuto CelliniBenvenuto Cellini
03 November 1500
Sculptor, Writer, Medallist, Painter,

Piero della FrancescaPiero della Francesca
1415 AD
Mathematician
Antonio CanovaAntonio Canova
01 November 1757
Sculptor

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Milo ManaraMilo Manara
12 September 1945
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Writer, Artist
Andrea MantegnaAndrea Mantegna
1431 AD
Artist

Sofonisba AnguissolaSofonisba Anguissola
1535 AD
painter, artist, visual artist

Salvator RosaSalvator Rosa
 

Paolo VeronesePaolo Veronese
 
Francesco RediFrancesco Redi
18 February 1626
Physician, Naturalist, Poet, Writer, Painter,
Andrea del VerrocchioAndrea del Verrocchio
1435 AD
Artist

Maurizio CattelanMaurizio Cattelan
21 September 1960
Artist, Sculptor

Guido ReniGuido Reni
04 November 1575
Painter

Giorgio MorandiGiorgio Morandi
20 July 1890
Painter, Teacher, Soldier, Etcher, University
CimabueCimabue
1240 AD
Artist

Umberto BoccioniUmberto Boccioni
19 October 1882
Painter, Sculptor, Artist

GiorgioneGiorgione
1478 AD
Painter

Ettore SottsassEttore Sottsass
14 September 1917
Architect, Designer, Painter

Filippo LippiFilippo Lippi
1406 AD
Painter
Domenico GhirlandaioDomenico Ghirlandaio
02 June 1448
painter

Paolo UccelloPaolo Uccello
15 June 1397
painter
DuccioDuccio
1255 AD
painter

Franco BattiatoFranco Battiato
23 March 1945
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Film director,

BronzinoBronzino
17 November 1503
Painter
Pietro PeruginoPietro Perugino
1446 AD
Painter

ParmigianinoParmigianino
11 January 1503
Painter, Graphic artist
Francesco MelziFrancesco Melzi
1491 AD
painter

Francesco HayezFrancesco Hayez
10 February 1791
Painter

Giacomo BallaGiacomo Balla
18 July 1871
Painter, Sculptor, Composer

Vanessa BeecroftVanessa Beecroft
25 April 1969
Painter, Photographer, Sculptor

GiambolognaGiambologna
1529 AD
sculptor
Antonio da CorreggioAntonio da Correggio
30 August 1489
Painter

Gentile BelliniGentile Bellini
1429 AD
painter, sculptor, medallist

Piero ManzoniPiero Manzoni
13 July 1933
Artist, Painter

Andrea del SartoAndrea del Sarto
16 July 1486
Painter
Hugo PrattHugo Pratt
15 June 1927
Novelist, Writer, Painter, Screenwriter

Luigi RussoloLuigi Russolo
30 April 1885
Composer, Painter, Artist, Musical instrument
Piero di CosimoPiero di Cosimo
02 January 1462
Painter

Luca SignorelliLuca Signorelli
1450 AD
painter

Sebastiano del PiomboSebastiano del Piombo
1485 AD
painter
Dino BuzzatiDino Buzzati
16 October 1906
Novelist

Vittore CarpaccioVittore Carpaccio
1465 AD
painter
Lavinia FontanaLavinia Fontana
24 August 1552
Painter

Gio PontiGio Ponti
18 November 1891
Architect

Orazio GentileschiOrazio Gentileschi
09 July 1563
painter
Giulio RomanoGiulio Romano
1499 AD
architect, painter, sculptor

Gino SeveriniGino Severini
07 April 1883
Painter
PinturicchioPinturicchio
1454 AD
painter, illuminator

Lorenzo LottoLorenzo Lotto
1480 AD
painter,

Luca GiordanoLuca Giordano
18 October 1634
Painter

Carlo LeviCarlo Levi
29 November 1902
Painter
Simone MartiniSimone Martini
1284 AD
painter, illuminator
Antonello da MessinaAntonello da Messina
1430 AD
painter

Filippino LippiFilippino Lippi
1457 AD
 

Pompeo BatoniPompeo Batoni
25 January 1708
Painter

PisanelloPisanello
1395 AD
painter, sculptor, illuminator, medallist
Benozzo GozzoliBenozzo Gozzoli
1420 AD
painter

Pietro da CortonaPietro da Cortona
01 November 1596
Painter, Architect, Artist

Francesco ClementeFrancesco Clemente
23 March 1952
Painter, Artist

Giovanni Paolo PaniniGiovanni Paolo Panini
17 June 1691
Painter

Ambrogio LorenzettiAmbrogio Lorenzetti
1290 AD
painter
Daniele da VolterraDaniele da Volterra
1509 AD
painter, sculptor

Il SodomaIl Sodoma
1477 AD
Painter
DomenichinoDomenichino
31 October 1581
painter, architect

Agostino CarracciAgostino Carracci
16 August 1557
Painter
Carlo CarràCarlo Carrà
11 February 1881
Painter
CinquecentoCinquecento