BAROQUE ART

Italian and Spanish (1600s)

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
(1571 - 1610)
 

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio Bacchus (1593-1594) oil on canvas
Florence, Galleria degli Uffizi

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio Calling of St. Matthew (1597-1601) oil on canvas
Rome, Contarelli Chapel, San Luigi dei Francesi

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio Conversion of Saint Paul (c. 1601) oil on canvas
Rome, Santa Maria del Popolo

For More on Caravaggio

Annibale Carracci
(1560 - 1609)
 

Annibale Carracci The Triumph of Bacchus (1597-1601) fresco
Rome, Palazzo Farnese

Orazio Gentileschi
(1563-1639)
 

Orazio Gentileschi The Holy Family on the Rest During the Flight into Egypt (1628) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée du Louvre

For More on Orazio Gentileschi

Artemisia Gentileschi
(1593-1656)
 

Artemisia Gentileschi Judith Slaying Holofernes (c. 1630) oil on canvas
Florence, Galleria degli Uffizi

For More on Artemisia Gentileschi

Pietro da Cortona [Pietro Berrenttini]
(1596 - 1669)
 

Pietro da Cortona [Pietro Berrettini] Hagar's Return (1637-1642) oil on canvas
Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum

Pietro da Cortona [Pietro Berrettini] Triumph of the Barberini (1633-1639) fresco
Ceiling fresco in the Salone, Palazzo Barberini, Rome

For More on da Cortona

Gian Lorenzo Bernini
(1598 - 1680)
 

Gian Lorenzo Bernini The Ecstasy of Saint Theresa (1644-1647) marble
Altar of Santa Maria della Vittoria, Cornaro Chapel, Rome

Gian Lorenzo Bernini Apollo and Daphne (1622-1625) marble
Galleria Borghese

For More on Bernini

Other Italian Baroque Artists
 

Domenichino [Demenico Zampieri] The Last Communion of St. Jerome (1614) oil on canvas
Vatican, Pinacoteca

Guido Reni The Abduction of Helen (1631) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée du Louvre

Baciccia [Giovanni Batista Gaulli] Triumph of the Name of Jesus (1676-1679)
ceiling fresco in Il Gesù, Rome

Carlo Maratta Sleeping Christ Child with Music-Making Angels (1697) oil on wood
Paris, Musée du Louvre

Sebastiano Ricci Madonna and Child with Saints (1708) oil on canvas
Venice, San Giorgio Maggiore

El Greco [Domenikos Theotokopoulos]
(1541 - 1614)
 

El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos) The Holy Family (c. 1590) oil on canvas
Toledo, Tavera Hospital

Diego Velázquez
(1591 - 1660)
 

Diego Velázquez Las Meninas (c. 1656) oil on canvas
Madrid, Musei del Prado

For More on Velázquez

Francisco de Zurbarán
(1598 - 1664)

Francisco de Zurbarán Saint Isabel of Portugal (1640) oil on canvas
Madrid, Prado

For More on Zurbarán

Jusepe de Ribera
(1591 - 1652)

Jusepe de Ribera Boy with a Clubfoot (1642-1652) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée du Louvre

Other Spanish Baroque Artists

Luis Eugenio Meléndez Still Life with Figs and Bread oil on canvas
Paris, Musée du Louvre

Continue on to the Next Section:  Baroque Art:  French and English

Miles H. Hodges - 2014