Verrocchio, Andrea del
Verrocchio, Andrea del
Artist (1435-1488)

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  • Verrocchio, Andrea del — born 1435, Florence died 1488, Venice Italian sculptor and painter. Little is certain about his early life. His most important works were executed in his final two decades under the patronage of the Medici in his native Florence. His reputation… …   Universalium

  • Verrocchio, Andrea del — (1435, Florencia–1488, Venecia). Escultor y pintor italiano. Hay poca certidumbre acerca de los inicios de su vida. Sus obras más importantes fueron realizadas durante sus últimas dos décadas, bajo el patrocinio de los Médicis en su Florencia… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Verrocchio,Andrea del — Ver·roc·chio (və rōʹkē ō, vĕr rōkʹkyō), Andrea del. Originally Andrea di Michele di Francesco Cione. 1435 1488. Florentine sculptor and painter who was a tutor of Leonardo da Vinci and is best known for a magnificent equestrian statue in Verona.… …   Universalium

  • Verrocchio, Andrea del — (1425 1488)    Italian sculptor and painter who worked primarily for the Medici and who trained Leonardo da Vinci in his workshop. Among his paintings are the Baptism of Christ (1472 1475) in the Uffizi, commissioned for the monastery Church of… …   Dictionary of Renaissance art

  • Verrocchio, Andrea del —  (1436–1488) Italian painter and sculptor …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • VERROCCHIO (A. del) — VERROCCHIO ANDREA DEL (1435 1488) Andrea di Michele di Francesco di Cione reçut comme surnom, selon un usage assez fréquent, celui de son premier maître l’orfèvre Giuliano Verrochi. Élève puis collaborateur de Donatello, il devint, à la mort de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Andrea Del Verrocchio —     Andrea del Verrocchio     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Andrea del Verrocchio     Born at Florence, 1435; d. at Venice, 1488. He was called Andrea di Michele di Francesco de Cioni, but for his true name he substituted that of his master, the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Andrea Del Verrocchio — Vierge à l Enfant (1470 1475) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Andrea del verrocchio — Vierge à l Enfant (1470 1475) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Andréa del Verrocchio — Andrea del Verrocchio Vierge à l Enfant (1470 1475) …   Wikipédia en Français

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