Oil painting -> List of Painters ->Agostino Carracci

Early days:

     Agostino Carracci(August 16, 1557 - March 22, 1602) was an Italian painter and printmaker, who was born in Bologna. His brother was the famous Annibale and cousin of Lodovico Carracci.he along with his brothers were the founders of Accademia degli Incamminati, that assisted in propelling painters of the School of Bologna to prominence.He got himself trained  at the workshop of the architect Tibaldi.

 

Personal Details:

Name
Agostino Carracci
Place of birth
Bologna
Date of Birth
November 3, 1560
Date of Death
March 22, 1602
Nationality
Italian
Field
Painting,Printmaking
Popular Works
Head of a Faun in a Concave,
The Communion of St. Jerome,
The Ecstasy of St Catherine

 

 

Works of  Agostino Carracci

 

Head of a Faun The Ecstasy of Saint Catherine