Caravaggio

About Caravaggio

Birth Day: September 29, 1571
Birth Place: Milan, Italy
Died On: Jul 16, 1610 (age 38)
Birth Sign: Libra

Caravaggio Net Worth

Caravaggio was bornon September 29, 1571 in Milan, Italy. Italian Baroque, realist painter whose works were known for their religious themes and dramatic use of light. He was called the most famous painter in Rome during the early 1600s.
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💰 Net worth: 1.2 million

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About

Italian Baroque, realist Painter whose works were known for their religious themes and dramatic use of light. He was called the most famous Painter in Rome during the early 1600s.

Before Fame

He began his first artistic apprenticeship at age thirteen. In 1600, his early commissioned works, "The Martyrdom of Saint Matthew" and "Calling of Saint Matthew," established his artistic reputation and brought him much commercial success.

Trivia

He pioneered a naturalistic painting style, later referred to as Tenebrism, that combined physical and emotional realism with the almost-theatrical use of light and darkness.

Family Life

He was born in Milan, Italy to Fermo Merisi and Lucia Aratori.

Associated With

His work was influenced by Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece "The Last Supper" from 1494-1498.