Alessandro Allori (1535-1607)

More »
Author name: Alessandro Allori. Also known as Alessandro Bronzino and Alessandro di Cristofano di Lorenzo Allori.
(1535, Florence, Italy -1607, Florence, Italy). He was one of the most prolific and active painters in late sixteenth-century Florence. After a short sojourn in Rome Allori returned to his native Florence. There he became one of the principal painters for the ruling family of Florence, the Medici. Allori was appointed director of the Florentine tapestry factory in the mid-1570s. His work, which displays the complicated twisting poses typical of Florentine Mannerism, influenced artistic developments in Tuscany for almost fifty years following his death.
Reference:
http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/allori_alessandro.html
http://www.getty.edu/art/gettyguide/artMakerDetails?maker=730
743x8603238
allori
341x5005313
650x9223951
1232x7606598
640x4164299
mia 8450e
321x4004143
pieta
367x5204974
683x11803583
808x9413061
poggio
350x2854890