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

Girolamo Santacroce I

 (1480 - 1556)
Girolamo Santacroce I was active/lived in Italy.  Girolamo Santacroce I is known for religious subject painting.

Girolamo Santacroce I

A pupil of Gentile Bellini, Girolamo da Santacroce was likely employed in the workshop of Giovanni Bellini after his master's death. Born in Santacroce near Bergamo, the artist was active in Venice as early as 1503, when he was documented as witness in the will of Bellini's wife.1 Another version of Santacroce's Christ and the woman of Samaria, of almost identical dimensions, can be found in the Museo Borgogna, Vercelli along with a pendant, Noli me tangere, begging the question whether the present painting may also have initially formed part of a pair.2 The Vercelli paintings were attributed to Girolamo da Santacroce by both Federico Zeri and Bernard Berenson, though Fritz Heinemann lists them as the work of his son,   ...  Displaying 750 of 1048 characters.

Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday

About  Girolamo Santacroce I

Born:  1480 - Bergamo
Died:   1556 - Venice
Known for:  religious subject painting