See Article History Alternative Titles: His qualities of mood and mystery were epitomized in The Tempest c. The form Giorgione or Zorzonwhich is customarily used today, first appears in the inventory of the Grimani Collection. Tradition holds that he was handsome and amorous.
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This Elibron Classics book is a facsimile reprint of a edition by Bernard Quaritch, London. Life. Nothing is really known about Giorgione’s personal life except the legends reported by the biographer and Mannerist artist Giorgio Vasari in the two editions ( and ) of his Lives.
Giorgione’s name is given in two surviving documents of and as Zorzi da Castelfranco (in Venetian dialect); i.e., Giorgio of Castelfranco. Giorgione is known for the elusive poetic quality of his work, though only about six surviving paintings are firmly attributed to him.
The uncertainty surrounding the identity and meaning of his work has made Giorgione one of the most mysterious figures in European art. With the work of Giorgione, one of Bellini's students, the Venetian High Renaissance truly began.
Although he died very young, Giorgione's influence was enormous. For the private enjoyment of cultivated patrons he introduced new subjects: mythological scenes and pastorals with elusive meaning.
Pignatti, author of a celebrated monograph on Giorgione, works with the most up-to-date scholarship from the monograph by Jaynie Anderson (Giorgione: Painter of Poetic Brevity, Abbeville, ) to provide a fine overview of the Venetian Renaissance artist.5/5(4).
Giorgio de Chirico (Italian: Life and works.
However, much of his life remains a mystery. His given name, Zorzi da Castelfranco, makes his birthplace quite obvious. He was also known as Giorgio da Castlefranco, and Giorgio Barbarelli. Still Life is an oil painting on canvas by the Italian painter Giorgio Morandi. It depicts a display of five domestic objects arranged on a flat table surface: a bottle, a jar and three porcelain bowls of various sizes. The health of our planet is essential to life. The environment impacts the quality of our air and water, the availability of food and medicine, the health and beauty of our local communities, and the future of us all.
The Song of Love, , oil on canvas, 73 × cm, Museum of Modern Art, New York. De Chirico was born in Volos, Greece, to a Genoan mother and a Sicilian father.