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

RaphaelRaphael
1483 AD
Painter

CaravaggioCaravaggio
29 September 1571
Painter

Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli
1445 AD
Painter

DonatelloDonatello
1386 AD
Sculptor
Artemisia GentileschiArtemisia Gentileschi
08 July 1593
Painter

TitianTitian
1488 AD
Painter

Amedeo ModiglianiAmedeo Modigliani
12 July 1884
Painter & Sculptor

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

Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico
10 July 1888
Artist
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

Marco PeregoMarco Perego
01 March 1979
Zoe Saldana’s Husband
Giovanni Battista TiepoloGiovanni Battista Tiepolo
05 March 1696
Painter, Printmaker

Annibale CarracciAnnibale Carracci
03 November 1560
Painter

PontormoPontormo
24 May 1494
Painter
Salvator RosaSalvator Rosa
20 June 1615
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

GiottoGiotto
 

CimabueCimabue
1240 AD
Artist
CarpaccioCarpaccio
 
Edward LearEdward Lear
12 May 1812
Artist

Fra AngelicoFra Angelico
1395 AD
Artist

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

Andrea MantegnaAndrea Mantegna
1431 AD
Artist
Piero della FrancescaPiero della Francesca
1415 AD
Mathematician

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Paolo VeronesePaolo Veronese
 

Andrea del VerrocchioAndrea del Verrocchio
1435 AD
Artist

Sofonisba AnguissolaSofonisba Anguissola
1535 AD
painter, artist, visual artist

Umberto BoccioniUmberto Boccioni
19 October 1882
Painter, Sculptor, Artist
Giorgio MorandiGiorgio Morandi
20 July 1890
Painter, Teacher, Soldier, Etcher, University

Francesco RediFrancesco Redi
18 February 1626
Physician, Naturalist, Poet, Writer, Painter,
Antonio CanovaAntonio Canova
01 November 1757
Italian sculptor

Maurizio CattelanMaurizio Cattelan
21 September 1960
Artist, Sculptor

Giovanni Battista PiranesiGiovanni Battista Piranesi
04 October 1720
Italian artist, Etching
GiorgioneGiorgione
1478 AD
Painter

Milo ManaraMilo Manara
12 September 1945
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Writer, Artist
Francesco MelziFrancesco Melzi
1491 AD
painter

Ettore SottsassEttore Sottsass
14 September 1917
Architect, Designer, Painter

Domenico GhirlandaioDomenico Ghirlandaio
02 June 1448
painter

Paolo UccelloPaolo Uccello
15 June 1397
painter

Filippo LippiFilippo Lippi
1406 AD
painter
DuccioDuccio
1255 AD
painter

Guido ReniGuido Reni
04 November 1575
Painter

BronzinoBronzino
17 November 1503
painter

Franco BattiatoFranco Battiato
23 March 1945
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Film director,
Piero TosiPiero Tosi
10 April 1927
Costume designer, Artist

Antonio da CorreggioAntonio da Correggio
31 July 1489
painter
Pietro PeruginoPietro Perugino
1446 AD
painter

Luca SignorelliLuca Signorelli
1450 AD
painter

Antonello da MessinaAntonello da Messina
1430 AD
painter
Piero ManzoniPiero Manzoni
13 July 1933
Artist, Painter

GiambolognaGiambologna
1529 AD
sculptor
ParmigianinoParmigianino
11 January 1503
Painter, Graphic artist

Giovanni Paolo PaniniGiovanni Paolo Panini
17 June 1691
Painter, Architect

Giacomo BallaGiacomo Balla
18 July 1871
Painter, Sculptor, Composer
Francesco HayezFrancesco Hayez
10 February 1791
Painter

Michelangelo BuonarrotiMichelangelo Buonarroti
06 March 1475
Sculpture, Painter, Architect, Poet
Luigi RussoloLuigi Russolo
30 April 1885
Composer, Painter, Artist, Musical instrument

Vittore CarpaccioVittore Carpaccio
1465 AD
 

Romaine BrooksRomaine Brooks
01 May 1874
Painter, Sculptor

Gino SeveriniGino Severini
07 April 1883
Painter
Giotto di BondoneGiotto di Bondone
30 June 1266
Painter, Architect
Andrea del SartoAndrea del Sarto
16 July 1486
Painter

Daniele da VolterraDaniele da Volterra
1509 AD
painter, sculptor

GuercinoGuercino
08 February 1591
Painter

Hugo PrattHugo Pratt
15 June 1927
Novelist, Writer, Painter, Screenwriter
Filippino LippiFilippino Lippi
1457 AD
 

Lorenzo LottoLorenzo Lotto
1480 AD
painter,

Gentile BelliniGentile Bellini
1429 AD
painter, sculptor, medallist

Simone MartiniSimone Martini
1284 AD
painter, illuminator

Salvator RosaSalvator Rosa
 
Lavinia FontanaLavinia Fontana
24 August 1552
Painter

Dino BuzzatiDino Buzzati
16 October 1906
Novelist
Francesco ClementeFrancesco Clemente
23 March 1952
Painter, Artist

Giulio RomanoGiulio Romano
1499 AD
architect, painter, sculptor

Sebastiano del PiomboSebastiano del Piombo
1485 AD
painter
Piero di CosimoPiero di Cosimo
02 January 1462
Painter

Pietro da CortonaPietro da Cortona
01 November 1596
Painter, Architect, Artist
Jacopo BassanoJacopo Bassano
 

CinquecentoCinquecento
 

Orazio GentileschiOrazio Gentileschi
09 July 1563
painter

PinturicchioPinturicchio
1454 AD
painter, illuminator
Fortunato DeperoFortunato Depero
30 March 1892
Painter, Sculptor, Graphic designer, Writer

Luca GiordanoLuca Giordano
18 October 1634
Painter
Benozzo GozzoliBenozzo Gozzoli
1420 AD
painter

PisanelloPisanello
1395 AD
painter, sculptor, illuminator, medallist
Ambrogio LorenzettiAmbrogio Lorenzetti
1290 AD
painter

Pompeo BatoniPompeo Batoni
25 January 1708
Painter
Rosso FiorentinoRosso Fiorentino
08 March 1494
Painter, Printmaker