Cosmè Tura, aka Cosimo Tura
(Italian, c. 1430 - 1495)
This person is associated with: Early Renaissance, Renaissance

The first major artist of the Ferrara School. He spent all his life in the city and painted commissions for the Este family from 1452. His style was influenced by Piero della Francesca, who worked in Ferrara from 1440s, and also Andrea Mantegna. Most of his work that survives is religious.


Contributors:   kohn1fox, Josselin, kkvk
Name:Cosmè Tura
Dates:c. 1430 - 1495
This artist has 27 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC(United States - Washington)6 artworks
National Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)4 artworks
Palazzo Schifanoia - Ferrara(Italy - Ferrara)3 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY(United States - New York)3 artworks
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum - Boston(United States - Boston, Massachusetts)1 artworks
Fogg Museum of Art - Harvard University(United States - Cambridge, Greater Boston, Massachusetts)1 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)1 artworks
Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister - Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden(Germany - Dresden)1 artworks
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Caen(France - Caen)1 artworks
Museo Poldi Pezzoli(Italy - Milan)1 artworks
Museo Correr - Venice(Italy - Venice)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 1495).

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