Giuseppe Arcimboldo
(Italian, 1527 - 1593)
by Giuseppe Arcimboldo
This person is associated with: Mannerism

Giuseppe Arcimboldo (also spelled Arcimboldi) (1527 – July 11, 1593) was an Italian painter best known for creating imaginative portrait heads made entirely of such objects as fruits, vegetables, flowers, fish, and books – that is, he painted representations of these objects on the canvas arranged in such a way that the whole collection of objects formed a recognizable likeness of the portrait subject.

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Name:Giuseppe Arcimboldo
Dates:1527 - 1593
Self Portraits
This artist has 74 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection19 artworks
Österreichische Nationalbibliothek(Austria - Vienna)15 artworks
Kunsthistorisches Museum(Austria - Vienna)10 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)4 artworks
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Munich(Germany - Oberschleißheim)3 artworks
Nationalmuseum - Stockholm(Sweden - Stockholm)3 artworks
Museo Civico ala Ponzone(Italy - Cremona)3 artworks
Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando(Spain - Madrid)2 artworks
Duomo di Milano(Italy - Milano)2 artworks
Skoklosters Slott(Sweden - Balsta)2 artworks
Denver Art Museum(United States - Denver, Colorado)2 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1593).

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