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:

Agostino Carracci
Place of birth
Date of Birth
November 3, 1560
Date of Death
March 22, 1602
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