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Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio was an Italian painter active in Rome, Naples, Malta, and Sicily from the early 1590s to 1610. His paintings combine a realistic observation of the human state, both physical and emotional, with a dramatic use of lighting, which had a formative influence on Baroque painting.

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

 

Personal Details

Name

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

Place of birth

Milan

Date of Birth

29 September 1571(1571-09-29)

Date of Death

18 July 1610 (aged 38)

Field

Painting

Nationality

Italian

Movement

Baroque



 

Works Of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

Supper at Emmaus by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio    Bacchus by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio