I am a dreamer who dreams of a world full of
good people helping eachother
1523 in art
Two painters compete for the position of "piombo" (or leaden seal, ie. the office of sealer of briefs of the apostolic chamber), following the elevation of Giulio de' Medici to the pontificate as Pope Clement VII: Sebastiano Luciani obtains it over Giovanni da Udine.
Benedetto Montagna inherits his father's workshop in Vicenza and ceases to make engravings at about this time.
Hans Holbein the Younger – Portrait of Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam with Renaissance pilaster
Parmigianino – Circumcision of Jesus (approximate date)
Bacchus and Ariadne
Man with a Glove
January 29 - Enea Vico, Italian engraver (died 1567)