Giorgione (Giorgio Barbarelli Da Castelfranco)

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Style: High Renaissance

Place: Castelfranco

Born: 1477

Death: 1510

Nationality: Italy

Biography:

Giorgione (born Giorgio Barbarelli da Castelfranco c. 1477/8 - 1510 ) was an Italian painter of the High Renaissance in Venice. Giorgione is known for the elusive poetic quality of his work, though only about six surviving paintings are acknowledged for certain to be his work. The resulting uncertainty about the identity and meaning of his art ha...