Bernardo Strozzi

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Style: Baroque

Place: Genoa

Born: 1581

Death: 1644

Nationality: Italy

Biography:

Bernardo Strozzi (c. 1581 - August 2, 1644) was a prominent and prolific Italian Baroque painter born and active mainly in Genoa, and also active in Venice Strozzi was born in Genoa. He was probably not related to the other Strozzi family. In 1598, at the age of 17, he joined a Capuchin monastery, a reform branch of the Franciscan order. When his f...