Paolo Uccello - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Paolo Uccello

Style: Early Renaissance

Place: Pratovecchio

Born: 1397

Death: 1475

Nationality: Italy


Paolo Uccello (1397 - 10 December 1475), born Paolo di Dono, was an Italian painter and a mathematician who was notable for his pioneering work on visual perspective in art. Giorgio Vasari in his book Lives of the Artists wrote that Uccello was obsessed by his interest in perspective and would stay up all night in his study trying to grasp the exac...