Andrea Del Castagno

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Style: Early Renaissance

Place: Castagno

Born: 1420

Death: 1457

Nationality: Italy

Biography:

Andrea del Castagno (or Andrea di Bartolo di Bargilla) (c. 1421–19 August 1457) was an Italian painter from Florence, influenced chiefly by Tommaso Masaccio and Giotto di Bondone. His works include frescoes in Sant'Apollonia in Florence and the painted equestrian monument of Niccolò da Tolentino (1456) in the Cathedral in Florence. He in turn influ...