Polidoro da Caravaggio
(Italian, 1497 - 1543)
This person is associated with: Renaissance, Mannerism
Born around 1497. Polidoro was unrelated to the later, and better known, painter Michelangelo di Merisi da Caravaggio, known simply as Caravaggio. Both came from the same small town and because Polidoro had a high reputation, the later Caravaggio adopted the same hometown. Caravaggio was best known for the now vanished paintings on the walls of Roman houses.
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Name:Polidoro da Caravaggio
Dates:1497 - 1543
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This artist has 6 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte(Italy - Naples)2 artworks
National Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)2 artworks
The Courtauld Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)1 artworks
Royal Collection Trust (UK) - Windsor Castle(United Kingdom - London)1 artworks

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Creative works made by this person are in the PUBLIC DOMAIN (not copyrighted).

This person died over 70 years ago (in 1543).

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