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Annibale Carracci

Italian painter

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Annibale is considered one of the greatest Italian painters of his age. His style is marked by naturalism combined with the formal language of Classicism in a grand and monumental style. Annibale was also instrumental in evolving the ideal, classical landscape and is generally credited with the invention of caricature.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500115350.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Annibale Carracci:

Annibale Carracci Christ Crowned with Thorns, 1608 Etching
Annibale Carracci Lamentation—Christ of Caprarola, 1597 Etching and engraving
Annibale Carracci Virgin and Child with St. John and St. Anne, 1606 Etching
Annibale Carracci The Holy Family, 1590 Etching and engraving
Annibale Carracci St. Jerome in the Wilderness, ca. 1591 Etching
Annibale Carracci St. Francis, 1585 Engraving
Francesco Brizio The Virgin with the White Raven (La Vièrge du Corbeau Blanc), late 16th century - early 17th century Etching
Domenico Cunego after Annibale Carracci St. Mary Magdalene, 1770 Engraving on laid paper
Strixner and Piloty after Agostino or Annibale Carracci Christ as Man of Sorrows, ca. 1811 Lithograph on laid paper
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