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CA' GRIMANI, VENICE~ was the home of Domenico Grimani and his nephew Giovanni, who in the 16th century gave the city two museums. The palazzo was also home to Domenico’s father, Antonio Grimani, who became Doge in 1521 to 1523. ~ Once one of the most famous residence-museums in Europe, King Henry III of France visited in 1573. The Grimanis were important patrons of contemporary art. Their collections embraced Venetian painters like Giorgione, Titian, Veronese, Jacopo Bassano and Tintoretto.

CA' GRIMANI, VENICE~ was the home of Domenico Grimani and his nephew Giovanni, who in the century gave the city two museums. The palazzo was also home to Domenico’s father, Antonio Grimani, who became Doge in 1521 to ~ Once one of the most famo

Giovanni Bellini, Man in a Turban  Giovanni Bellini (c. 1430–1516[1]) 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 towards a more sensuous and colouristic style. Through the use of clear, slow-drying oil paints, Giovanni created deep, rich tints and detailed…

Giovanni Bellini - Man with a Turban, Drawing, Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.    In 1515 the great Venetian painter Giovanni Bellini painted the Dominican friar Teodoro of Urbino in the guise of Saint Dominic, founder of his order. What we don't know is whether the picture was intended as a devotional image of the dead saint that Bellini made more lifelike by using a specific living model, or whether it was meant to commemorate Fra Teodoro's own sanctity by identifying him with Saint…

Renaissance Portraits at New York's Metropolitan Museum (Photos)

Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In 1515 the great Venetian painter Giovanni Bellini painted the Dominican friar Teodoro of Urbino in the guise of Saint Dominic, founder of his order.

Inspiration for Kim - This Venetian Plaster Faux finish has to be one of our very most popular finishes for ceilings in particular. But, we’ve also done this in offices, powder bath rooms, focal walls, bar areas, man caves and even on round columns!!! It’s simple enough for a novice painter or DIY’er to execute beautifully and yet gorgeous enough for a faux painter to add to their portfolio of finishes! See more Wall & Ceiling Finish DIY videos at theMagicBrushinc.com

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Inspiration for Kim - This Venetian Plaster Faux finish has to be one of our very most popular finishes for ceilings in particular. But, we’ve also done this in offices, powder bath rooms, focal walls

Mesrop Mashtots, by the Venetian painter Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770). Fresco at Würzburg Residence in Bavaria

Mesrop Mashtots, by the Venetian painter Giovanni Battista Tiepolo Fresco at Würzburg Residence in Bavaria

Marietta Robusti "La Tintoretta" (Venezia 1555-1592) ~ Autoritratto (Self-Portrait) ~ 1580. Book on her life - and the life of her father: "La lunga attesa dell' angelo". Marietta Robusti was a Venetian painter of the Renaissance period. She was the daughter of Tintoretto and is sometimes referred to as Tintoretta.

Lavinia Fontana Portrait of a Noblewoman c. 1580 Oil on canvas, 115 x 90 cm National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington

Detail from Vittore di Matteo Belliniano, Portrait of a Man (Giovanni Bellini)

Giovanni Bellini is often considered to be the father of the Venetian Renaissance. His unparalleled rendering of color and light helped usher in a (.

Veduta di Venezia, Cadorin

Guido Cadorin one of the most elegant and original Venetian painters of the nineteenth century.

Paolo Veronese's Wedding Feast at Cana. Veronese (1528-1588) 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. He adopted the name Paolo Cagliari or Paolo Caliari, and became known as "Veronese" from his birthplace in Verona. Veronese, Titian, and Tintoretto constitute the triumvirate of pre-eminent Venetian painters of the late Renaissance (16th century). Veronese is known as a supreme colorist.

Paolo Veronese 1528 – 1588 Marriage at Cana oil on canvas × 990 cm) — 1563 Musée du Louvre, Paris

Self portrait of the Venetian painter Marietta Robusti (1560-1590) Italy - Realism

Self portrait of the Venetian painter Marietta Robusti Italy - Realism

MANSUETI, Giovanni (known 1485-1526 in Venice)   Click!	 Miracle of the Relic of the Holy Cross in Campo San Lio  c. 1494 Tempera on canvas, 318 x 458 cm Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice  The Confraternity of the Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista in Venice called upon the most respected Venetian painters of the period, including Pietro Perugino, Vittore Carpaccio, Gentile Bellini, Giovanni Mansueti, Lazzaro Bastiani and Benedetto Diana to paint nine canvases for the Great Hall of…

circa 1494 - Miracle of the Relic of the Holy Cross in Campo San Lio by Giovanni Mansueti.tempera on cm, Accademia of Venice.

Saturno Buttò is a venetian painter, born in may 1957. His work is characterized by a personal, formal interpretation of European sacred art and technical skill, that reminds one of the great masters of classical art, combining eroticism , horror, religion , sadomasochism, dreams and objects related to medicine.

Saturno Buttò is a venetian painter, born in may His work is characterized…

Giovanni Bellini   Self-portrait  Born	1430  Venice  Died	1516 (aged 85–86)  Nationality	Italian  Field	Painting  Movement	Renaissance

Giovanni Bellini, self portrait. This Bellini is the great master of the early part of the Venetian Renaissance. His other-worldly depictions of the Holy Family and various saints suffice to give a glimpse of the Divine even to a non-believer.