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Pintoricchio by Cristina Acidini

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Published by Scala in Florence .
Written in English


  • Pintoricchio, -- ca. 1454-1513 -- Criticism and interpretation

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 78-79) and index.

StatementCristina Acidini Luchinat ; [translation: Huw Evans]
SeriesGreat masters of art
ContributionsPintoricchio, ca. 1454-1513.
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23239476M
ISBN 108881172364

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Bernardino di Betto of Perugia, called Pintoricchio (or Sordicchio), mainly worked in Siena, but also in Rome and Perugia. Many authenticated works by him exist. His most important works are in the Borgia Apartments in the Vatican and in the Piccolomini Library in Siena Cathedral. Pintoricchio or Pinturicchio (Italian: [pintuˈrikkjo]) whose formal name was Bernardino di Betto, also known as Benetto di Biagio or Sordicchio, was an Italian painter of the Renaissance. Born in Perugia in and dying in Siena in , Pintoricchio acquired his nickname, meaning ("little painter"), because of his small place: Perugia, Umbria, Italy. Pinturicchio war ein italienischer Maler der Frührenaissance. Er lebte von etwa bis Seine Werke waren teils eng an die seines Lehrer Perugino angelehnt, dem er als Gehilfe bei den Fresken der Sixtinischen Kapelle in Rom zur Seite icchio gilt als einer der Hauptvertreter der Umbrischen Steinmann, erster Direktor der in Rom gegründeten „Bibliotheca Author: Ernst Steinmann. Pinturicchio’s last major works were the 10 scenes from the life of Pope Pius II painted (–08) in fresco in the Piccolomini Library in Siena. In these, space, colour, and detail are handled with a crisp proficiency that may have influenced Raphael.

St Augustine is a oil on silk painting of Augustine of Hippo by Pinturicchio, painted as a gonfalon or processional banner for the Sant'Agostino company of flagellants in that order was suppressed, the work was moved to the Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, its present owner.. The work is typical of the artist's style after his stay at the court of pope Alexander VI in Rome Artist: Pinturicchio.   The Library at Siena X. Panel Paintings Catalogue of the Works of Pintoricchio Austria-Hungary British Isles France Germany Italy Spain Chronological Table Index LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS Portrait of a Boy Dresden Gallery Frontispiece 16 A Miracle of San Bernardino, by Fiorenzo di Lorenzo Perugia Gallery Pages: Pinturicchio, The Canonization of Catherine of Siena by Pope Pius II (detail), fresco in the Piccolomini Library, Duomo, Siena One of the many frescoes of Pius II located in the 'Piccolomini library' in the Duomo in Siena. Pinturicchio | Frescoes in the Piccolomini Library of the Duomo in Siena. This past weekend opened the new exhibition at the Pinacoteca in San Gimignano entitled “PINTORICCHIO – The Altarpiece of The Assumption of the Virgin of San Gimignano and the Sienese Years“.The show is dedicated to the famous painter Bernardino di Betto Betti from Perugia, better known with his nickname Pinturicchio (often also spelled Pintoricchio).

Pintoricchio. [Pietro Scarpellini; Pintoricchio] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Pietro Scarpellini; Pintoricchio. Find more information about: ISBN: Full text is unavailable for this digitized archive article. Subscribers may view the full text of this article in its original form through TimesMachine. Pintoricchio. [Francesco Federico Mancini; Pintoricchio] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Francesco Federico Mancini; Pintoricchio. Find more information about: ISBN: Pintoricchio painted a number of images of the Virgin and Child of a similar size to this one. Their scale, high level of detail and decoration, and the sweetness of the figures made them highly desirable as beautiful objects and as aids for worship in the one offers a view through an.