Lo Scarsellino

(c. 1551—1620)

Related Overviews

Paolo Veronese (1528—1588) Italian painter

Guercino (1591—1666)


'Lo Scarsellino' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Art


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(b Ferrara, c.1551; d Ferrara, 1620).

The leading Ferrarese painter of his period. He produced a good deal of large-scale work, including frescos, but he is now remembered mainly for his small mythological or religious scenes set in landscapes, several of which are in the Borghese Gallery, Rome. Their romantic feeling and spirited technique recall Venetian painting (he is said to have studied with Veronese) and they were particularly influential on the young Guercino.

Subjects: Art.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. subscribe or login to access all content.