Jacopo Carucci (Pontormo)

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Style: Mannerism

Place: Pontorme

Born: 1494

Death: 1557

Nationality: Italy

Biography:

Jacopo Carucci (May 24, 1494 - January 2, 1557), usually known as Jacopo da Pontormo, Jacopo Pontormo or simply Pontormo, was an Italian Mannerist painter and portraitist from the Florentine school. His work represents a profound stylistic shift from the calm perspectival regularity that characterized the art of the Florentine Renaissance. He is fa...