Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Annibale Carracci

 (1560 - 1609)
Annibale Carracci was active/lived in Italy.  Annibale Carracci is known for Baroque religious genre and figure painting.

Self-portrait

Biography   Annibale Carracci


/ kah-RAH-chee /    click to hear

Annibale Carracci was known as eclectic because he selected the things he most admired from the great artists before him and fused them into his own work.  He was a fine artist in his own right and original enough to do this successfully.  His many followers of lesser talent leaned so heavily upon their predecessors that the art of such eclectic painters fell into disrepute and eclecticism became a term of disgrace.

Annibale was the youngest of three brothers who ran an academy of painters. Sons of a Bologna butcher, Ludovico (1555-1619) was the eldest and founder of the Academy.  By preference he specialized in religious subjects.  Agostino (1557-1602), trained first as a goldsmith, was witty, handsome and eru   ...  Displaying 750 of 1850 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Annibale Carracci

Name Variants for Annibale Carracci




People viewing  Annibale Carracci  also view


Abraham Bloemaert


Domenico Piola
    
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed Annibale Carracci


Museums (1):  Annibale Carracci    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
The Annunciation
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Annibale Carracci

Consider a subscription!  More info



The Virgin at prayer
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Annibale Carracci

Consider a subscription!  More info



The Virgin in prayer
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Annibale Carracci

Consider a subscription!  More info