Giovanni Bellini

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Style: Renaissance;Early Renaissance;High Renaissance

Place: Venice

Born: 1430

Death: 1516

Nationality: Italy

Biography:

Giovanni Bellini (c. 1430 - 1516) was an Italian Renaissance painter, probably the best known of the Bellini family of Venetian painters. His father was Jacopo Bellini, his brother was Gentile Bellini, and his brother-in-law was Andrea Mantegna . He is considered to have revolutionized Venetian painting, moving it towards a more sensuous and colour...