Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, aka il Guercino
(Italian, 1591 - 1666)
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.

Name:Giovanni Francesco Barbieri
Dates:1591 - 1666
Nationality:Italian
Sex:Male
This artist has 24 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
National Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)3 artworks
National Trust - UK(United Kingdom)2 artworks
Uknown owner2 artworks
Norton Simon Museum - Pasadena(United States - Pasadena, CA)2 artworks
Chrysler Museum of Art - Norfolk (Va)(United States - Norfolk, Virginia)1 artworks
Davis Museum and Cultural Center - Wellesley, Massachusetts(United States - Wellesley, Massachusetts)1 artworks
Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza -Madrid(Spain - Madrid)1 artworks
National Gallery of Scotland - Edinburgh(United Kingdom - Edinburgh)1 artworks
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art - Kansas City(United States - Kansas City, Missouri)1 artworks
Pinacoteca di Brera(Italy - Milan)1 artworks
The State Hermitage Museum - Saint Petersburg(Russian Federation - St. Petersburg)1 artworks

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

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