Domenico Ghirlandaio - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Domenico Ghirlandaio

Style: Early Renaissance;Italian Renaissance

Place: Florence

Born: 1449

Death: 1494

Nationality: Italy


Domenico Ghirlandaio (1449 - 11 January 1494) was an Italian Renaissance painter from Florence. Among his many apprentices was Michelangelo. Ghirlandaio's full name is given as Domenico di Tommaso di Currado di Doffo Bigordi. The occupation of his father Tommaso Bigordi and his uncle Antonio in 1451 was given as "'setaiuolo a minuto,' that is, deal...