By Maurizio Calvesi
Michelangelo Merisi (or Amerighi) da Caravaggio ( 29 September 1571? – 18 July? 1610) was once an Italian artist energetic in Rome, Naples, Malta, and Sicily among 1592 (1595?) and 1610. His work, which mix a practical remark of the human nation, either actual and emotional, with a dramatic use of lighting fixtures, had a formative impression on Baroque portray. Caravaggio informed as a painter in Milan below Simone Peterzano who had himself informed less than Titian. In his twenties Caravaggio moved to Rome the place there has been a requirement for work to fill the various large new church buildings and palazzos being outfitted on the time. It was once additionally a interval whilst the Church was once looking for a stylistic replacement to Mannerism in non secular artwork that used to be tasked to counter the specter of Protestantism. Caravaggios innovation used to be an intensive naturalism that mixed shut actual commentary with a dramatic, even theatrical, use of chiaroscuro which got here to be referred to as tenebrism (the shift from gentle to darkish with little intermediate value).
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