Federico Barocci

Federico Barocci (1535-1612) was an Italian Renaissance painter and printmaker. His original name was Federico Fiori, and he was nicknamed Il Baroccio. Motivated by a wide extend of Renaissance experts, including Raphael, Correggio, Jacopo Tintoretto, and Titian, Barocci created a unique style that combined uncommon colour with figures in dynamic and dramatic postures. His visionary works are characterised by warmth of feeling and profound spirituality. A committed draughtsman, Barocci embraced totally new approaches to drawing, which permitted him to create a few abnormal painterly methods. Since of his adore of colour, he drew in a extend of tones and surfaces, being the primary Italian artist to systematically utilize coloured pastels and oils as portion of the preparatory process.

Read about Federico Barocci artworks in Borghese Gallery collection