Fra Filippo Lippi - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Fra Filippo Lippi

Place: Florence

Born: 1406

Death: 1469

Nationality: Italy


Fra' Filippo Lippi, O.Carm. (ca. 1406 – 8 October 1469), also called Lippo Lippi, was an Italian painter of the Italian Quattrocento (15th century). Lippi was born in Florence to Tommaso, a butcher, and his wife. If his birth name was different, it is no longer recorded. Both his parents died when he was still a child. Mona Lapaccia, his aunt, then...