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

Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli
1445 AD
Painter

RaphaelRaphael
1483 AD
Painter

Artemisia GentileschiArtemisia Gentileschi
08 July 1593
Painter

CaravaggioCaravaggio
29 September 1571
Painter
DonatelloDonatello
1386 AD
Sculptor

Amedeo ModiglianiAmedeo Modigliani
12 July 1884
Painter & Sculptor

TitianTitian
1488 AD
Painter
Giuseppe ArcimboldoGiuseppe Arcimboldo
1527 AD
Painter

Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico
10 July 1888
Artist
Giorgio VasariGiorgio Vasari
30 July 1511
Painter, Architect

tintoretto Tintoretto
29 September 1518
Renaissance Painter

Giovanni Antonio CanalCanaletto
28 October 1697
Painter

Giovanni BelliniGiovanni Bellini
1430 AD
Renaissance Painter

MasaccioMasaccio
21 December 1401
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

GiottoGiotto
1267 AD
Painter
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

Giovanni Battista PiranesiGiovanni Battista Piranesi
04 October 1720
Italian artist, Etching

Andrea MantegnaAndrea Mantegna
1431 AD
Artist
Antonio CanovaAntonio Canova
01 November 1757
Sculptor

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Andrea del VerrocchioAndrea del Verrocchio
1435 AD
Artist
Milo ManaraMilo Manara
12 September 1945
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Writer, Artist

Paolo VeronesePaolo Veronese
 

Sofonisba AnguissolaSofonisba Anguissola
1535 AD
painter, artist, visual artist

GiambolognaGiambologna
1529 AD
sculptor
Salvator RosaSalvator Rosa
 
Umberto BoccioniUmberto Boccioni
19 October 1882
Painter, Sculptor, Artist

Guido ReniGuido Reni
04 November 1575
Painter

GiorgioneGiorgione
1478 AD
Painter

Filippo LippiFilippo Lippi
1406 AD
Painter
CimabueCimabue
1240 AD
Artist

Domenico GhirlandaioDomenico Ghirlandaio
02 June 1448
painter

Maurizio CattelanMaurizio Cattelan
21 September 1960
Artist, Sculptor

Ettore SottsassEttore Sottsass
14 September 1917
Architect, Designer, Painter

Giorgio MorandiGiorgio Morandi
20 July 1890
Painter, Teacher, Soldier, Etcher, University
BronzinoBronzino
17 November 1503
Painter

Piero di CosimoPiero di Cosimo
02 January 1462
Painter
Paolo UccelloPaolo Uccello
15 June 1397
painter

DuccioDuccio
1255 AD
painter

Franco BattiatoFranco Battiato
23 March 1945
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Film director,
Gentile BelliniGentile Bellini
1429 AD
painter, sculptor, medallist

Pietro PeruginoPietro Perugino
1446 AD
Painter
Giacomo BallaGiacomo Balla
18 July 1871
Painter, Sculptor, Composer

Francesco RediFrancesco Redi
18 February 1626
Physician, Naturalist, Poet, Writer, Painter,

Francesco MelziFrancesco Melzi
1491 AD
painter

Antonio da CorreggioAntonio da Correggio
30 August 1489
Painter

Sebastiano del PiomboSebastiano del Piombo
1485 AD
painter
ParmigianinoParmigianino
11 January 1503
Painter, Graphic artist

Francesco HayezFrancesco Hayez
10 February 1791
Painter

Piero ManzoniPiero Manzoni
13 July 1933
Artist, Painter

Luigi RussoloLuigi Russolo
30 April 1885
Composer, Painter, Artist, Musical instrument
Hugo PrattHugo Pratt
15 June 1927
Novelist, Writer, Painter, Screenwriter

Pietro da CortonaPietro da Cortona
01 November 1596
Painter, Architect, Artist
Gio PontiGio Ponti
18 November 1891
Architect

Luca SignorelliLuca Signorelli
1450 AD
painter

Vittore CarpaccioVittore Carpaccio
1465 AD
painter
Dino BuzzatiDino Buzzati
16 October 1906
Novelist

Andrea del SartoAndrea del Sarto
16 July 1486
Painter
Vanessa BeecroftVanessa Beecroft
25 April 1969
Painter, Photographer, Sculptor

Antonello da MessinaAntonello da Messina
1430 AD
painter

Giulio RomanoGiulio Romano
1499 AD
architect, painter, sculptor
Lorenzo LottoLorenzo Lotto
1480 AD
painter,

Orazio GentileschiOrazio Gentileschi
09 July 1563
painter
Gino SeveriniGino Severini
07 April 1883
Painter

Giovanni Paolo PaniniGiovanni Paolo Panini
17 June 1691
Painter

Luca GiordanoLuca Giordano
18 October 1634
Painter

Pompeo BatoniPompeo Batoni
25 January 1708
Painter
Lavinia FontanaLavinia Fontana
24 August 1552
Painter
PinturicchioPinturicchio
1454 AD
painter, illuminator

Carlo LeviCarlo Levi
29 November 1902
Painter

Filippino LippiFilippino Lippi
1457 AD
 

Benozzo GozzoliBenozzo Gozzoli
1420 AD
painter
Ambrogio LorenzettiAmbrogio Lorenzetti
1290 AD
painter

Simone MartiniSimone Martini
1284 AD
painter, illuminator

Francesco ClementeFrancesco Clemente
23 March 1952
Painter, Artist

PisanelloPisanello
1395 AD
painter, sculptor, illuminator, medallist

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

CinquecentoCinquecento
 
Agostino CarracciAgostino Carracci
16 August 1557
Painter

Carlo CarràCarlo Carrà
11 February 1881
Painter
Harry BertoiaHarry Bertoia
10 March 1915
Artist
Fortunato DeperoFortunato Depero
30 March 1892
Painter, Sculptor, Graphic designer, Writer