List of painters and architects of Venice


  • Antonio Abbondi
    Antonio Abbondi
    Antonio Abbondi generally known as Scarpagnino was an Italian architect of the Renaissance period, active mainly in Venice.Born at Grosio, in Valtellina...

     (d. 1542) an architect
  • Jacopo Amigoni
    Jacopo Amigoni
    Jacopo Amigoni , also named Giacomo Amiconi, was an Italian painter of the late-Baroque or Rococo period, who began his career in Venice, but traveled and was prolific throughout Europe, where his sumptuous portraits were much in demand....

     (1682-1752) a painter, started career in Venice
  • Giuseppe Angeli
    Giuseppe Angeli
    Giuseppe Angeli was an Italian painter of the late-baroque, active mainly in Venice. He is known for two canvases in the church of San Stae and for a series of frescoes at the Villa Widmann-Foscari near Padua....

     (1712-1798) a painter
  • Carlo Antonini


  • Niccolò Bambini
    Niccolò Bambini
    Niccolò Bambini was an Italian painter of the late-Renaissance and early-Baroque periods.He was born in Venice, and first studied under Giulio Mazzoni at Venice; but afterwards went to Rome, where he became a pupil of Carlo Maratti. He painted for the church of San Stefano soon after his return...

     (1651–1736) a painter
  • Marco Basaiti
    Marco Basaiti
    Marco Basaiti was a Venetian Greek painter and a rival of Giovanni Bellini. His best known works are Christ Praying in the Garden and the Calling of St. Peter and St. Andrew.- Biography :...

     (c. 1470–1530) a painter, rival to Giovanni Bellini
  • Pietro Baseggio
    Pietro Baseggio
    Pietro Baseggio was a fourteenth century architect and sculptor in Venice. In 1361, he was named superintendent of construction for the Doge's palace, and helped in construction along with Filippo Calendario.*John Ruskin. Stones of Venice....

     C14th architect and sculptor
  • Francesco Bassano the Younger
    Francesco Bassano the Younger
    Francesco Bassano the Younger , also called Francesco Giambattista da Ponte or Francesco da Ponte the Younger, was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period....

     (1549-1592) a painter, eldest son of Jacopo Bassano
  • Jacopo Bassano
    Jacopo Bassano
    Jacopo Bassano , known also as Jacopo dal Ponte, was an Italian painter who was born and died in Bassano del Grappa near Venice, from which he adopted the name.- Life :...

     (1510-1592) a painter
  • Leandro da Ponte Bassano (1557-1622) a painter, third son of Jacopo Bassano
  • Lazzaro Bastiani
    Lazzaro Bastiani
    Lazzaro Bastiani was an Italian painter of the Renaissance, active mainly in Venice.He was born in Padua. He is first recorded as a painter in Venice by 1460 in a payment for an altarpiece of San Samuele, for the Procuratori di San Marco. In 1462 he was paid at the same rate as Giovanni Bellini...

     (1449-1512) a painter, teacher of Vittore Carpaccio
  • Gentile Bellini
    Gentile Bellini
    Gentile Bellini was an Italian painter. From 1474 he was the official portrait artist for the Doges of Venice.- Biography :...

     (c. 1429–1507) official portrait artist for the Doges of Venice
  • Giovanni Bellini
    Giovanni Bellini
    Giovanni Bellini was an Italian Renaissance painter, probably the best known of the Bellini family of Venetian painters. His father was Jacopo Bellini, his brother was Gentile Bellini, and his brother-in-law was Andrea Mantegna. He is considered to have revolutionized Venetian painting, moving it...

     (c. 1430–1516) a painter, probably the best known of the Bellini family
  • Jacopo Bellini
    Jacopo Bellini
    Jacopo Bellini was an Italian painter. Jacopo was one of the founders of the Renaissance style of painting in Venice and northern Italy. His sons Gentile and Giovanni Bellini, and his son-in-law Andrea Mantegna, were also famous painters....

     (c. 1400–c. 1470) a painter, father of Gentile and Giovanni Bellini
  • Bernardo Bellotto
    Bernardo Bellotto
    Bernardo Bellotto was a Venitian urban landscape painter or vedutista, and printmaker in etching famous for his vedutes of European cities . He was the pupil and nephew of Canaletto and sometimes used the latter's illustrious name, signing himself as Bernardo Canaletto...

     (c. 1721/2-1780) an urban landscape painter and printmaker
  • Giuseppe Benoni
    Giuseppe Benoni
    Giuseppe Benoni was an Italian architect, active during the Baroque period, mainly in Venice.He worked on a number of engineering problems for the Venetian Republic. In 1675, he directed the renovation of the Dogana da Mar, the customs house across the canal from the Doge's palace...

     (1618–1684) an architect
  • Eugene de Blaas
    Eugene de Blaas
    Eugene de Blaas, also known as Eugene von Blaas or Eugenio de Blaas was an Italian painter in the school known as Academic Classicism. He was born at Albano, near Rome, to Austrian parents. His father Karl, a Jew and also a painter, was his teacher. The family moved to Venice when Karl became...

     (1843-1932) a painter in the Academic Classicism school
  • Boccaccio Boccaccino
    Boccaccio Boccaccino
    Boccaccio Boccaccino was a painter of the early Italian Renaissance, belonging to the Emilian school. He is profiled in Vasari's Le Vite delle più eccellenti pittori, scultori, ed architettori .He was born in Ferrara and studied there, probably under Domenico Panetti...

     (c. 1467–c. 1525) a painter belonging to the Emilian school
  • Camillo Boito
    Camillo Boito
    Camillo Boito was an Italian architect and engineer, and a noted art critic, art historian and novelist.-Biography:...

     (1836-1914) an architect and engineer
  • Bartolomeo Bon
    Bartolomeo Bon
    Bartolomeo Bon was an Italian sculptor and architect from Campione d'Italia.Together with his father Giovanni, he worked in Venice: they finished the decoration of the famous Gothic Ca' d'Oro and the marble door of the Basilica di Santa Maria dei Frari...

     (d. after 1464) and architect and sculptor
  • Giovanni Bon (1355-1443) an architect, father of Bartolomeo Bon
  • Paris Bordone
    Paris Bordone
    Paris Bordon was an Italian painter of the Venetian Renaissance who, despite training with Titian, maintained a strand of mannerist complexity and provincial vigor.-Biography:...

     (1500-1571) a painter who trained with Titian
    Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio (c. 1488/1490 – 27 August 1576 better known as Titian was an Italian painter, the most important member of the 16th-century Venetian school. He was born in Pieve di Cadore, near...

  • Giuseppe Borsato
    Giuseppe Borsato
    Giuseppe Borsato was an Italian painter, born in Venice.He painted interiors of churches, sometimes in the manner of Canaletto. He died in his native city.-References:...

     (1771-1849) a painter
  • Mattia Bortoloni
    Mattia Bortoloni
    Mattia Bortoloni was an Italian painter of the Rococo period, mainly active in the area of Bergamo and Venice.Born in Canda, near Rovigo, he died in Bergamo. He trained with Antonio Balestra of Verona. Bortoloni painted the 104-panel fresco cycle at Villa Cornaro, a Palladian villa in Piombino...

     (1696-1750) a painter


  • Ippolito Caffi
    Ippolito Caffi
    Ippolito Caffi was an Italian painter of architectural subjects and seascapes or urban vedute. He was born at Belluno. His first work was produced at the Accademia in Venice. He subsequently moved to Rome, made some reputation by his treatise on perspective, as well as by his investigations on...

     ((1814–1866) a painter of architecture and seascapes
  • Filippo Calendario
    Filippo Calendario
    Filippo Calendario was an architect, a designer of the 14th century Doge's Palace, Venice. He was executed for treason.-Design of Doge's Palace:...

     (executed for treason in 1355) architect of the Doges Palace
  • Canaletto
    Giovanni Antonio Canal better known as Canaletto , was a Venetian painter famous for his landscapes, or vedute, of Venice. He was also an important printmaker in etching.- Early career :...

     (1697-1768) famous painter and printmaker
  • Giovanni Candi an architect, designer of the Bovolo House
    Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo
    The Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo is a small palace in Venice, Italy, best known for the external spiral staircase, with a plethora of arches, known as the Scala Contarini del Bovolo ....

  • Luca Carlevaris (1663-1730) a painter and engraver
  • Vittore Carpaccio
    Vittore Carpaccio
    Vittore Carpaccio was an Italian painter of the Venetian school, who studied under Gentile Bellini. He is best known for a cycle of nine paintings, The Legend of Saint Ursula. His style was somewhat conservative, showing little influence from the Humanist trends that transformed Italian...

     (c. 1465-1525/6) a painter who studied under Gentile Bellini
  • Giulio Carpioni
    Giulio Carpioni
    Giulio Carpioni was an Italian painter and etcher of the early Baroque era.Born probably in Venice, Carpioni studied under Alessandro Varotari and was also influenced by the work of Simone Cantarini, Carlo Saraceni and Jean Leclerc. He came into contact with Lombard art after a brief visit to...

     (1613-1678) a painter and etcher
  • Rosalba Carriera
    Rosalba Carriera
    Rosalba Carriera was a Venetian Rococo painter. In her younger years, she specialized in portrait miniatures...

     (1675-1757) a painter, known for her miniatures and pastels
  • Andrea del Castagno
    Andrea del Castagno
    Andrea del Castagno was an Italian painter from Florence, influenced chiefly by Tommaso Masaccio and Giotto di Bondone. His works include frescoes in Sant'Apollonia in Florence and the painted equestrian monument of Niccolò da Tolentino in the Cathedral in Florence...

     (c. 1421-1457) a painter who worked briefly in Venice 1442/3
  • Vincenzo Catena
    Vincenzo Catena
    Vincenzo Catena was an Italian painter of the Renaissance Venetian school.He is also known as Vincenzo de Biagio. His name is known from an inscription on the back of Giorgione's painting of Laura. Little else is known about the life of the painter.-Sources:**...

     (c. 1470-1531) a painter
  • Costantino Cedini (1741-1811) a fresco painter
  • Guglielmo Ciardi
    Guglielmo Ciardi
    Guglielmo Ciardi was an Italian painter.-Biography:The son of an official of the Austrian government, Ciardi enrolled in 1861 at the Venice Academy of Fine Arts, where he studied perspective with Federico Moja and landscape and seascape with Domenico Bresolin, taking over the latter’s teaching...

     (1842-1917) a painter
  • Cima da Conegliano
    Cima da Conegliano
    Giovanni Battista Cima, also called Cima da Conegliano was an Italian Renaissance painter.-Biography:Giovanni Battista Cima was born at Conegliano, now part of the province of Treviso, in 1459 or 1460...

     (c. 1459-c. 1517) a painter
  • Mauro Codussi
    Mauro Codussi
    Mauro Codussi was an Italian architect of the early-Renaissance, active mostly in Venice. The name can also be spelt Coducci. He was one of the first to bring the classical syle of the early renaissance to Venice to replace the prevalent Gothic style.Born near Bergamo about 1440, he is first...

     (1440-1504) an architect
  • Andrea Cominelli designer of the main facade of Palazzo Labia
    Palazzo Labia
    Palazzo Labia is a baroque palace in Venice, Italy. Built in the 17th-18th century, it is one of the last great palazzi of Venice. Little known outside of Italy, it is most notable for the remarkable frescoed ballroom painted between by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, with decorative works in trompe...

  • Antonio Contino designed and built the Bridge of Sighs
    Bridge of Sighs
    The Bridge of Sighs is a bridge in Venice, northern Italy . The enclosed bridge is made of white limestone and has windows with stone bars. It passes over the Rio di Palazzo and connects the old prisons to the interrogation rooms in the Doge's Palace...

  • Leonardo Corona
    Leonardo Corona
    Leonardo Corona was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period, active mainly in Venice. Born in Murano. For the church of Santi Giovanni e Paolo , he painted an Annunciation; while for San Stefano, he painted an Assumption. He is said to have been a pupil of the elder Titian, and completed some...

     (1561-1605) a painter, probably a pupil of Titian
    Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio (c. 1488/1490 – 27 August 1576 better known as Titian was an Italian painter, the most important member of the 16th-century Venetian school. He was born in Pieve di Cadore, near...

  • Carlo Crivelli
    Carlo Crivelli
    Carlo Crivelli was an Italian Renaissance painter of conservative Late Gothic decorative sensibility, who spent his early years in the Veneto, where he absorbed influences from the Vivarini, Squarcione and Mantegna...

     (c. 1435-c. 1495) a painter, born in Venice


  • Vincenzo dalle Destre (bef. 1488 - bef. 1543) a painter
  • Gaspare Diziani
    Gaspare Diziani
    Gaspare Diziani was an Italian painter of the late-Baroque or Roccoco period, active mainly in the Veneto but also in Dresden and Munich.-Biography:...

     (1689-1757) a painter, of paintings and theatre scenery


  • Giacomo Favretto
    Giacomo Favretto
    Giacomo Favretto was an Italian painter.-Biography:Born in Venice into a family of humble origin, Favretto enrolled at the Academy of Fine Arts in 1864 and presented work in 1873 at the Esposizione di Belle Arti dell’Accademia di Brera in Milan, where his genre painting attracted the attention of...

  • Giovanni Ferrari
    Giovanni Ferrari (sculptor)
    Giovanni Ferrari detto Torretto was an Italian sculptor....

  • Domenico Fetti
    Domenico Fetti
    Domenico Fetti was an Italian Baroque painter active mainly in Rome, Mantua and Venice.-Biography:...

  • Francesco Fontebasso
    Francesco Fontebasso
    Francesco Fontebasso was an Italian painter painter of the late-Baroque or Rococo period of Venice. He first apprenticed with Sebastiano Ricci, but was strongly influenced by his contemporary, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo. In 1761, Fontebasso visited Saint Petersburg and produced ceiling paintings...

  • Gian Antonio Fumiani


  • Antonio Gai
  • Antonio Gambello
  • Antonio Gaspari
  • Giuseppe Vittore Ghislandi or Fra' Galgario
  • Michele Giambono
    Michele Giambono
    Michele Giambono was an Italian painter and mosaicist of the Early Renaissance in Venice. Giambono's style, in general, remains archaic and iconic, and seems generally unaffected by Florentine experimentation with perspective and dimensionality of figures...

  • Luca Giordano
    Luca Giordano
    Luca Giordano was an Italian late Baroque painter and printmaker in etching. Fluent and decorative, he worked successfully in Naples and Rome, Florence and Venice, before spending a decade in Spain....

  • Giorgione
    Giorgione was a Venetian painter of the High Renaissance in Venice, whose career was cut off by his death at a little over thirty. Giorgione is known for the elusive poetic quality of his work, though only about six surviving paintings are acknowledged for certain to be his work...

  • Giovanni d'Alemagna
    Giovanni d'Alemagna
    Giovanni d'Alemagna was a German painter, active in Italy, who collaborated with his brother-in-law Antonio Vivarini on various important religious paintings in Venice and Padua....

  • Giovanni da Fiesole
  • Giovanni Grassi (painter)
  • Guglielmo dei Grigi
  • Giacomo Guarana
  • Francesco Guardi
    Francesco Guardi
    Francesco Lazzaro Guardi was a Venetian painter of veduta, a member of the Venetian School. He is considered to be among the last practitioners, along with his brothers, of the classic Venetian school of painting....

  • Gianantonio Guardi
  • Guariento
    Guariento , sometimes incorrectly named Guerriero, was the first Paduan painter of distinction.The only date distinctly known in his career is 1355, when, having already acquired high renown in his native city, he was invited by the Venetian authorities to paint a Paradise, and some incidents of...


  • Jacobello del Fiore
    Jacobello del Fiore
    Jacobello del Fiore was an Italian painter of the 15th century active mainly in Venice. He was the son and pupil of the painter Francesco del Fiore. One of his pupils was Carlo Crivelli....

  • Jacopo della Quercia
    Jacopo della Quercia
    Jacopo della Quercia was an Italian sculptor of the Italian Renaissance, a contemporary of Brunelleschi, Ghiberti and Donatello. He is considered a precursor of Michelangelo.-Biography:...


  • Niccolò di Piero Lamberti
    Niccolò di Piero Lamberti
    Niccolò di Piero Lamberti , also known as Niccolò di Pietro Lamberti, Niccolo Aretino, Niccolò d'Arezzo and as il Pela, was an Italian sculptor and architect. Little is known about his life other than that he was married in Florence in 1392...

  • Pietro di Niccolò Lamberti
  • Cesare Laurenti
    Cesare Laurenti (painter)
    Cesare Laurenti was an Italian painter.-Biography:Laurenti moved to Padua at the age of 18 and studied engraving there with the sculptor Luigi Ceccon. He then continued his training in the academic sphere in Florence, where he arrived in 1876, and in Naples two years later. Having returned to...

  • Gregorio Lazzarini
    Gregorio Lazzarini
    Gregorio Lazzarini was an Italian painter, mostly of religious subjects, and those from history and mythology.Born in Venice, he initially trained with the Genovese painter Francesco Rosa, Girolamo Forabosco, and with the studio of Pietro della Vecchia. He joined the painters' guild in Venice in...

  • Pietro Liberi
    Pietro Liberi
    Pietro Liberi was an Italian painter of the Baroque era, active mainly in Venice and the Veneto.Liberi was born in Padua, his earliest training was with Alessandro Varotari . He traveled extensively in Italy. During a voyage to Istanbul, he was captured into bondage for 8 months by pirates from...

  • Bernardino Licinio
    Bernardino Licinio
    Bernardino Licinio was an Italian High Renaissance painter of Venice and Lombardy. Born in Poscante . He mainly painted portraits and religious canvases.-Anthology of Works:*Holy Family with the Magdalene...

  • Filippino Lippi
    Filippino Lippi
    Filippino Lippi was an Italian painter working during the High Renaissance in Florence, Italy.-Biography:...

  • Antonio Lombardo
    Antonio Lombardo (sculptor)
    Antonio Lombardo was an Italian Renaissance sculptor, brother of Tullio Lombardo and son of Pietro Lombardo. He was born in Venice. The Lombardo family worked together to sculpt church decorations and tombs. He died in Ferrara, where he worked as marble master for Duke Alfonso I...

  • Pietro Lombardo
    Pietro Lombardo
    Pietro Lombardo was an Italian Renaissance sculptor and architect; born in Carona , he was the father of Tullio Lombardo and Antonio Lombardo....

  • Tullio Lombardo
  • Baldassare Longhena
  • Pietro Longhi
    Pietro Longhi
    Pietro Longhi was a Venetian painter of contemporary scenes of life.-Biography:Pietro Longhi was born in Venice in the parish of Saint Maria, first child of the silversmith Alessandro Falca and his wife, Antonia. He adopted the Longhi last name when he began to paint...

  • Lorenzo Veneziano
    Lorenzo Veneziano
    Lorenzo Veneziano was an Italian painter. His earliest altar-piece was painted for the high altar of the church of Sant' Antonio di Castello, and is now in the Accademia at Venice...

  • Lorenzo Lotto
    Lorenzo Lotto
    Lorenzo Lotto was a Northern Italian painter draughtsman and illustrator, traditionally placed in the Venetian school. He painted mainly altarpieces, religious subjects and portraits...

  • Jan Lys


  • Francesco Maffei
    Francesco Maffei
    Francesco Maffei was an Italian painter , active in the Baroque style.He probably trained in his birthplace of Vicenza with his father, and painted mostly in the towns of the Veneto...

  • Pietro Malombra
    Pietro Malombra
    Pietro Malombra was an Italian painter of the late-Renaissance, active in his natal city of Venice.He was an educated man who became chancellor of the republic. He befriended and learned painting from Giuseppe Porta. He often represented events of state, but also decorated government offices and...

  • Giovanni Mansueti
  • Andrea Mantegna
    Andrea Mantegna
    Andrea Mantegna was an Italian painter, a student of Roman archeology, and son in law of Jacopo Bellini. Like other artists of the time, Mantegna experimented with perspective, e.g., by lowering the horizon in order to create a sense of greater monumentality...

  • Giovanni Marchiori
  • Michele Marieschi
    Michele Marieschi
    Michele Marieschi , also known as Michiel, was a Venetian painter of landscapes and cityscapes who painted his vedute, or views, mostly in Venice....

  • Jacobello Pierpaolo delle Masegne
  • Giorgio Massari
    Giorgio Massari
    Giorgio Massari was a prominent late-Baroque Venetian architect. Among his masterpieces are the Chiesa dei Gesuati and the Palazzo Grassi-Stucky...

  • Sebastiano Mazzoni
    Sebastiano Mazzoni
    Sebastiano Mazzoni was an Italian painter of the Baroque period.Born in Florence, he trained in that city during 1632-33 in the studio of Baccio del Bianco. He then moved to Venice in 1648, and stayed there till his death. He painted a somewhat unusual Annunciation with a hovering ghostly angel...

  • Andrea Meldolla
  • Arrigo Meyring
  • Michelino da Besozzo
  • Andrea Michieli
  • Bartolomeo Monopola
  • Bartolomeo Montagna
    Bartolomeo Montagna
    Bartolomeo Montagna was an Italian painter and architect who worked in Vicenza and Venice. He putatively was born near Brescia . His initial training was presumably under Domenico Morone in Verona, where he seems to have acquired a late Quattrocento refinement, similar to that of Carpaccio and...

  • Alessandro Moretto
  • Johann Maria Morlaiter


  • Niccolò di Pietro
  • Pierantonio Novelli


  • Andrea Palladio
    Andrea Palladio
    Andrea Palladio was an architect active in the Republic of Venice. Palladio, influenced by Roman and Greek architecture, primarily by Vitruvius, is widely considered the most influential individual in the history of Western architecture...

  • Palma the Elder
  • Palma the Younger
  • Veneziano Paolo
  • Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini
    Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini
    Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini was a widely-travelled Rococo decorative painter from Venice, where he was born and died...

  • Pier Maria Pennacchi
    Pier Maria Pennacchi
    Pier Maria Pennacchi was an Italian Renaissance painter primarily active in Treviso. His one documented work is a fresco of Christ for a chapel in the Treviso cathedral...

  • Sante Peranda
  • Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
    Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
    Giovanni Battista Piazzetta was an Italian rococo painter of religious subjects and genre scenes.-Biography:...

  • Piero della Francesca
    Piero della Francesca
    Piero della Francesca was a painter of the Early Renaissance. As testified by Giorgio Vasari in his Lives of the Artists, to contemporaries he was also known as a mathematician and geometer. Nowadays Piero della Francesca is chiefly appreciated for his art. His painting was characterized by its...

  • Giovanni Alvise Pignazzi
  • Bonifacio Pitati
  • Giambattista Pittoni
    Giambattista Pittoni
    Giambattista Pittoni was an Italian painter of the late-Baroque or Rococo period, active mainly in his native Venice....

  • Antonio da Ponte
    Antonio da Ponte
    Antonio da Ponte was an Venetian architect and engineer, most famous for his rebuilding the Rialto Bridge in that city.Da Ponte was head architect of the rebuilding of the Ducal Palace that was badly damaged by fire in 1574. After the original wooden structure of the Rialto Bridge had collapsed...

  • Pordenone
    Pordenone is a comune of Pordenone province of northeast Italy in the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region.The name comes from the Latin "Portus Naonis" meaning the port on the river Noncello - History :...

  • Giuseppe Porta
    Giuseppe Porta
    Giuseppe Porta , also known as Giuseppe Salviati, was an Italian painter of the late-Renaissance period, active mostly in Venice....


  • Matteo Raverti
  • Niccolò Renieri
  • Pietro Ricchi
    Pietro Ricchi
    Pietro Ricchi was an Italian painter of the Baroque period, born in Lucca.He traveled widely thorough Northern Italy. He was a pupil of the painter Domenico Passignano and Guido Reni . He painted an altarpiece for the church of San Francesco in Lucca.Ricchi died in Udine in 1675.-References:...

  • Marco Ricci
    Marco Ricci
    Marco Ricci was an Italian painter of the Baroque period. He was the nephew of Sebastiano Ricci. After receiving his first instruction in art from his uncle, he visited Rome, where he was for some years occupied in drawing vedute....

  • Sebastiano Ricci
    Sebastiano Ricci
    Sebastiano Ricci was an Italian painter of the late Baroque school of Venice. About the same age as Piazzetta, and an elder contemporary of Tiepolo, he represents a late version of the vigorous and luminous Cortonesque style of grand manner fresco painting.-Early years:He was born in Belluno, son...

  • Antonio Rizzo
    Antonio Rizzo
    Antonio Rizzo is an Italian footballer who plays for Ravenna at Lega Pro Prima Divisione.-Early career:Rizzo started his career at A.S. Roma. He joined Serie C2 side Gubbio in co-ownership deal. In summer 2003, he joined Serie B side Fiorentina who promoted from Serie C2 in co-ownership for €77,500...

  • Nicola Roccatagliata
    Nicola Roccatagliata
    Niccolò or Nicola Roccatagliata was an Italian sculptor, mainly active in Venice.Born in Genoa, he is mainly remembered for his work in the church of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice including bronze statuettes of St George and St Stephen , as well as twenty-eight sconces in the form of putti, and...

  • Girolamo Romani
    Girolamo Romani
    Girolamo Romani was an Italian High Renaissance painter active in the Veneto and Lombardy, near Brescia. His long career brought forth different styles.-Biography:Romani was born in Brescia...

  • Johann Rottenhammer
  • Domenico Rupolo
  • Antonio Rusconi


  • Michele Sanmicheli
  • Jacopo Sansovino
    Jacopo Sansovino
    Jacopo d'Antonio Sansovino was an Italian sculptor and architect, known best for his works around the Piazza San Marco in Venice. Andrea Palladio, in the Preface to his Quattro Libri was of the opinion that Sansovino's Biblioteca Marciana was the best building erected since Antiquity...

  • Girolamo da Santacroce
  • Lorenzo Santi
  • Sebastiano Santi
    Sebastiano Santi
    Sebastiano Santi Sebastiano Santi Sebastiano Santi (1788-1866 was an Italian painter, active both in oil and frescoes. He was born in Venice. His works are to be found in the Venetian churches.-References:...

  • Carlo Saraceni
    Carlo Saraceni
    Carlo Saraceni was an Italian early-Baroque painter, whose reputation as a "first-class painter of the second rank" was improved with the publication of a modern monograph in 1968....

  • Giuseppe Sardi
    Giuseppe Sardi
    Giuseppe Sardi was an Italian architect active in Rome. He was born at Sant'Angelo in Vado, Marche which was then part of the Papal States...

  • Girolamo Savoldo
    Girolamo Savoldo
    Girolamo Savoldo, also called Girolamo da Brescia was an Italian High Renaissance painter.-Biography:...

  • Giovanni Scalfurotto
  • Vincenzo Scamozzi
    Vincenzo Scamozzi
    thumb|250px|Portrait of Vincenzo Scamozzi by [[Paolo Veronese]]Vincenzo Scamozzi was a Venetian architect and a writer on architecture, active mainly in Vicenza and Republic of Venice area in the second half of the 16th century...

  • Carlo Scarpa
    Carlo Scarpa
    Carlo Scarpa , was an Italian architect, influenced by the materials, landscape, and the history of Venetian culture, and Japan. Scarpa was also a glass and furniture designer of note....

  • Sebastiano del Piombo
    Sebastiano del Piombo
    Sebastiano del Piombo , byname of Sebastiano Luciani, was an Italian Renaissance-Mannerist painter of the early 16th century famous for his combination of the colors of the Venetian school and the monumental forms of the Roman school.- Biography :Sebastiano del Piombo belongs to the painting school...

  • Gian Antonio Selva
    Gian Antonio Selva
    Gian Antonio Selva was an Italian neoclassical architect.-Biography:He was born in Venice. His works include Villa Manfrin detta Margherita a Sant'Artemio, near Treviso Gian Antonio Selva (2 September 1751 - 22 January 1819) was an Italian neoclassical architect.-Biography:He was born in...

  • Giuseppe Maria Soli
  • Giorgio Spavento
  • Stefano da Sant´Agnese
  • Bernardo Strozzi
    Bernardo Strozzi
    Bernardo Strozzi was a prominent and prolific Italian Baroque painter born and active mainly in Genoa, and also active in Venice.-Biography:Strozzi was born in Genoa. He was probably not related to the other Strozzi family....


  • Tommaso Temanza
  • Fra da Parma Tiberio
  • Giambattista Tiepolo
  • Giandomenico Tiepolo
  • Domenico Tintoretto
    Domenico Tintoretto
    Domenico Robusti, also known as Domenico Tintoretto, was an Italian painter from Venetian. He grew up under the tutelage of his father, the renowned painter Jacopo Tintoretto.- Apprenticeship :Tintoretto was born at Venice....

  • Jacopo Tintoretto
    Tintoretto , real name Jacopo Comin, was a Venetian painter and a notable exponent of the Renaissance school. For his phenomenal energy in painting he was termed Il Furioso...

  • Andrea Tirali
    Andrea Tirali
    Andrea Tirali was an Italian architect working in Venice and the Veneto. He is known to have worked at Villa Duodo and the Chiesa and Convento di San Nicolò at Tolentino, at Villa Duodo he added to the work of Vincenzo Scamozzi...

  • Titian
    Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio (c. 1488/1490 – 27 August 1576 better known as Titian was an Italian painter, the most important member of the 16th-century Venetian school. He was born in Pieve di Cadore, near...

  • Alessandro Tremignon


  • Alessandro Varotari
    Alessandro Varotari
    Alessandro Varotari , also commonly known as il Padovanino, was an Italian painter of the late-mannerist and early-baroque Venetian school, best known for having mentored Pietro Liberi, Giulio Carpioni, and Bartolommeo Scaligero.-Biography:Born in Padua, hence his nickname, he was the son of the...

  • Antonio Vassilacchi
    Antonio Vassilacchi
    Antonio Vassilacchi, also called L'Aliense, was a Greekpainter, who was active mostly in Venice and the Veneto.-Biography:...

  • Pietro della Vecchia
    Pietro della Vecchia
    Pietro della Vecchia was an Italian painter also known as Pietro Muttoni. Born in Vicenza , he likely trained with Alessandro Varotari, called Padovanino, deriving a notable interest in Venetian masters such as Titian and Giorgione. Until 1984, he was mistakenly referred to as Pietro Muttoni...

  • Paolo Veronese
    Paolo Veronese
    Paolo Veronese was an Italian painter of the Renaissance in Venice, famous for paintings such as The Wedding at Cana and The Feast in the House of Levi...

  • Andrea Verrocchio
  • Antonio Visentini
    Antonio Visentini
    thumb|220px|View of Piazza San Marco in Venice, by Antonio Visentini .Antonio Visentini was an Italian architectural designer, painter and engraver, known for his architectural fantasies and capricci, the author of treatises on perspective and professor at the Venetian Academy...

  • Alessandro Vittoria
    Alessandro Vittoria
    Alessandro Vittoria was an Italian Mannerist sculptor of the Venetian school, "one of the main representatives of the Venetian classical style" and rivalling Giambologna as the foremost sculptors of the late 16th century in Italy....

  • Alvise Vivarini
    Alvise Vivarini
    Alvise or Luigi Vivarini, , was an Italian painter, the leading Venetian artist before Giovanni Bellini. Like Bellini, he was part of a dynasty of painters. His father was Antonio Vivarini and his uncle, with whom he may have trained, was Bartolomeo Vivarini...

  • Antonio Vivarini
    Antonio Vivarini
    Antonio Vivarini was an Italian painter of the early Renaissance-late Gothic period, who worked mostly in the Republic of Venice...

  • Bartolomeo Vivarini


  • Antonio Zanchi
    Antonio Zanchi
    Antonio Zanchi was an Italian painter of the Baroque, active mainly in Venice. He was born in Este and trained with Francesco Ruschi. His masterpiece was the canvas on the Plague of Venice painted for the Scuola di San Rocco. He also painted a number of canvases in the Venetian church of Santa...

  • Federico Zandomeneghi
    Federico Zandomeneghi
    Federico Zandomeneghi was an Italian Impressionist painter.Zandomeneghi, whose father and grandfather were sculptors, was born in Venice and enrolled in the Venice Academy in 1856. A supporter of Garibaldi, his political beliefs necessitated a move to Florence in 1860...

  • Giuseppe Zais
    Giuseppe Zais
    Giuseppe Zais was an Italian painter of landscapes who painted mostly in Venice.He was born in Forno di Canale....

  • Francesco Zuccarelli
    Francesco Zuccarelli
    Francesco Zuccarelli was an Italian Rococo painter.He was born at Pitigliano, in southern Tuscany, where he initially apprenticed with Paolo Anesi...

  • Federico Zuccari
    Federico Zuccari
    Federico Zuccari, also known as Federigo Zuccaro , was an Italian Mannerist painter and architect, active both in Italy and abroad.-Biography:Zuccari was born at Sant'Angelo in Vado, near Urbino ....

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