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Agnolo Bronzino (1503 - 1572) was a Florentine painter and one of the greatest portraitists of the 16th century and an outstanding exponent of Mannerism in religious art. He was court painter to Cosimo di Medici.
Birth name: Agnolo di Cosimo di Mariano
|Description||Italian painter, poet and architectural draftsperson|
|Date of birth/death||17 November 1503||23 November 1572|
|Location of birth/death||Florence||Florence|
|Work period||1525 –1572|
Portrait of Piero de' Medici, 1550 bis 1570, National Gallery
Venus, Cupid, Folly and Time
Deposition of Christ
Deposition of Christ, 1540-1545, Museum of Besançon
Deposition of Christ (after restoration), 1540-1545, Museum of Besançon
Frescoes from Cappella di Eleonora
Main gallery: Paintings by Agnolo Bronzino.