(c.1563 - 1610)
Francesco Vanni was active/lived in Italy. Francesco Vanni is known for painting.
Biography Francesco Vanni
Francesco Vanni, one of the most important masters of the Sienese school of late Mannerism. Vanni was a prolific painter and a devout Catholic belonging to the Congregation of the Sacred Nails, brotherhood that had a great importance in the spread of the dictates of the Council of Trent in Siena in the second half of the sixteenth century.
The artist trained first in his Siena his teacher's stepfather Arcangelo Salimbeni who had married his mother and brother as Ventura Salimbeni; after the rudiments moved to Bologna to broaden the cultural horizons and study on the works of the Carracci.
Back in the nineties of the sixteenth century in Siena, he realized sacred art paintings, imbued with new stylistic canons of the Counter-Reformation,
... Displaying 750 of 1061 characters.
also viewed by people who viewed Francesco Vanni