The Full Wiki

More info on Bartolomeo Cesi

Bartolomeo Cesi: Wikis

Advertisements
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Bartolomeo Cesi, Two Men in Florence kissing, Uffizi, 1600

Bartolomeo Cesi (1556 - 1629) was a painter of the Baroque era of the Bolognese School.

Born to a wealthy family of Bologna, he studied under Giovanni Francesco Bezzo (il Nosadella). In Bologna, he contributed works to the Duomo, Santo Stefano and the Basilica of San Domenico. He collaborated with Ludovico Carracci and Prospero Fontana on some projects. His pious sobriety was influenced by his friendship with Cardinal Gabriele Paleotti of Bologna. His biography is contained in Carlo Cesare Malvasia's Felsina Pittrice.

Sources


Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message