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Andrea del Verrocchio


Name
Andrea del Verrocchio
Birth Year
1435
Death Year
1488
Country
Italy
Movement
Early Renaissance

Andrea del Verrocchio Biography

Andrea di Michele Cione was born in Florence c.1435. After his training under the goldsmith Giuliano del Verrocchio, whose name he adopted, he went on his own, trying himself and achieving success in different fields of fine arts: in jewelry, sculpture and painting, but it was in the field of sculpture that he excelled most. The works of Donatello had great impact on him.


Andrea del Verrocchio 9 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Andrea del Verrocchio Bibliography

Verrocchio by S. Androsov. Leningrad. 1984.

The Art of the Italian Renaissance. Architecture. Sculpture. Painting. Drawing. Könemann. 1995.

The Sculptures of Andrea Del Verrocchio by Andrew Butterfield. Yale Univ Pr, 1997.