Giovanni Bellini

Artist

Facts

Giovanni Bellini was an Italian painter and artist, he was born in 1430 in Venice Italy and died on November 29, 1516 in Venice. He was the Venetian painter to introduce renaissance ideas into his pictures. he developed a style based on rich warm colors that came to characterize Venetian painting. He also worked with oil paint witch had just been introduced to Italy.


Technique

Bellini had a 6 decade long career propelled by his own tendency to absorb new and more advanced painting technique, drawing inspiration from his surroundings. Bellini's art was infused with a love of Venice


Bellini's paintings