Luca SIGNORELLI (circa 1450 - October 16, 1523), nicknamed Luca d'Egidio di Ventura, an Italian painter, a pupil of Piero della Francesca. Since 1476, when he was elected a member of the Council of Eighteen in Cortona, he had many public offices. Mainly active in Tuscany and the Marche, he also played a role in Rome in the decoration of the Sistine Chapel. For the compositional impact and the innovative symbolic use of the naked, it is considered among the major interpreters of Renaissance painting; Vasari points to him as the precursor of Michelangelo. The portrait in oval is enclosed in a frame decorated with allegorical figures and instruments of the arts. Colored illustration on a 16th century xylographic basis, from the treaty 'The Vines of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors and Architects' by Giorgio Vasari (July 30, 1511 - June 27, 1574), 2nd enlarged and revised edition, Giunti, Florence 1568

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title: LUCA LADIES FROM CORTONA PAINTER

subject date: 2017-10-17

caption: Luca SIGNORELLI (circa 1450 - October 16, 1523), nicknamed Luca d'Egidio di Ventura, an Italian painter, a pupil of Piero della Francesca. Since 1476, when he was elected a member of the Council of Eighteen in Cortona, he had many public offices. Mainly active in Tuscany and the Marche, he also played a role in Rome in the decoration of the Sistine Chapel. For the compositional impact and the innovative symbolic use of the naked, it is considered among the major interpreters of Renaissance painting; Vasari points to him as the precursor of Michelangelo. The portrait in oval is enclosed in a frame decorated with allegorical figures and instruments of the arts. Colored illustration on a 16th century xylographic basis, from the treaty 'The Vines of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors and Architects' by Giorgio Vasari (July 30, 1511 - June 27, 1574), 2nd enlarged and revised edition, Giunti, Florence 1568

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image century : XVI

image epoch: Rinascimento

subject century: XVI

subject epoch: Rinascimento

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