Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, aka il Guercino
(Italian, 1591 - 1666)
Self-Portrait before a Painting of 'Amor Fedele'
by Giovanni Francesco Barbieri
This person is associated with: Baroque

Born Giovanni Francesco Barbieri and known as Guercino or Il Guercino. Worked mainly in Rome and Bologna. Guercino was one of the outstanding draughtsmen and painters of the 17th century. He was mainly self taught and drew his inspiration from north Italian artists and those from Venice.

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Name:Giovanni Francesco Barbieri
Dates:1591 - 1666
Nationality:Italian
Sex:Male
Self Portraits
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Private collection10 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)9 artworks
National Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)8 artworks
The State Hermitage Museum - St Petersburg(Russian Federation - St. Petersburg)5 artworks
Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica - Palazzo Barberini(Italy - Rome)4 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC(United States - Washington)4 artworks
Museo Nacional del Prado(Spain - Madrid)3 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - University of Cambridge(United Kingdom - Cambridge)3 artworks
Scottish National Gallery - National Galleries of Scotland(United Kingdom - Edinburgh)3 artworks
Musée Fabre(France - Montpellier)2 artworks
Galleria Estense - Modena(Italy - Modena)2 artworks

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Explanation:
This person died over 70 years ago (in 1666).

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