Jacopo Pontormo

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Jacopo Pontormo, Jacopo Carrucci (Pontormo, near Empoli, 1494 - 1557), usually known as Jacopo da Pontormo, or simply Pontormo, was a Florentine painter and portraitist, and one of the classic exemplars of the "Mannerist" style of the 16th century. He was the teacher of artist Angelo Bronzino (1503 - 1573).