Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History. Bassano is easily the least known of the great painters of sixteenth-century Venice—a galaxy that includes Giorgione and Titian, Tintoretto and Veronese, and Lorenzo Lotto.
Why this should be so is not altogether clear, for he was an artist of remarkable originality and in his lifetime enjoyed a European reputation. However, the fact that he chose to remain in his native Bassano del Grappa, northwest of Venice, and there established a family practice that included his sons Francesco... More » Web Gallery of Art, image collection, virtual museum, searchable database of European fine arts (1000-1850) Art Project, powered by Google. Mother of All Art and Art History Links Pages. Smarthistory: a multimedia web-book about art and art history. Essential Vermeer. E-Gallery.
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