Polidoro da Caravaggio
(Italian, 1497 - 1543)
This person is associated with: Mannerism, Renaissance
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.
Name:Polidoro da Caravaggio
Dates:1497 - 1543
Sex:No data
This artist has 6 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte - Naples2 artworks
National Gallery - London2 artworks
Courtauld Institute Galleries - London1 artworks
Royal Collection Trust (UK) - Windsor Castle1 artworks

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