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

Andrea Del Verrocchio

 (1435 - 1488)
Andrea Del Verrocchio was active/lived in Italy.  Andrea Del Verrocchio is known for Renaissance equestrian, bas-relief sculpture, painting, gold and metal work.

Biography   Andrea Del Verrocchio


/ ver-ROE-kee-oh /    click to hear
Andrea del Verrocchio,  (born 1435, Florence [Italy]—died 1488, Venice), was a 15th-century Florentine sculptor and painter and the teacher of Leonardo da Vinci. His equestrian statue of Bartolomeo Colleoni, erected in Venice in 1496, is particularly important.

Little accurate biographical information is known about Verrocchio. He was the son of Michele di Francesco Cioni, a maker of bricks and tiles who later became a tax collector. Financial security always seemed to be a family problem. Verrocchio had to support several of his brothers and sisters. Never marrying, he later provided for the education and dowries of the daughters of his younger brother Tommaso.

Initially he was trained as a goldsmith. His   ...  Displaying 750 of 10264 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Andrea Del Verrocchio

Name Variants for Andrea Del Verrocchio





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:
Reiterstandbild des Bartolomeo Colleoni
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 Andrea Del Verrocchio

Consider a subscription!  More info



A hug bronze figure 'Bartolomeo Colleoni'
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 Andrea Del Verrocchio

Consider a subscription!  More info



Reiterdenkmal des Condottiere Bartolomeo Colleoni
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 Andrea Del Verrocchio

Consider a subscription!  More info