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1546 in art

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1546 in art


  • The plan for the new St. Peter's Basilica dome, begun by Bramante, is continued by the new chief architect, Michelangelo.
  • The Farnese Hercules is removed from the Baths of Caracalla by Cardinal Cardinal Alessandro Farnese to the Palazzo Farnese in Rome.
  • Paintings

  • Domenico Beccafumi – Pagan Child Couple
  • Jacopo Bassano – The Adoration of the Shepherds
  • Girolamo Siciolante da Sermoneta – Holy Family with Saint Michael
  • Lorenzo Lotto – San Giacomo dell'Orio Altarpiece
  • William Scrots
  • Anamorphic portrait of Edward, Prince of Wales
  • Henry Howard Earl of Surrey (attributed)
  • Titian – Pope Paul III and his Grandsons
  • Births

  • March 21 - Bartholomeus Spranger, Flemish Northern Mannerist painter, draughtsman, and etcher (died 1611)
  • Deaths

  • January 4 - Camillo Boccaccino, Italian painter active mainly in Cremona and regions of Lombardy (born 1504)
  • January 11 - Gaudenzio Ferrari, Italian painter and sculptor of the Renaissance (born 1471)
  • August 1 - Peter Faber (or Pierre Favre), French Jesuit painter and sculptor (born 1506)
  • October 23 - Peter Flötner, German designer, sculptor, and printmaker (born 1490)
  • November 1 - Giulio Romano, Italian painter and architect (born 1499)
  • date unknown
  • Valerio Belli, Italian engraver and medallion maker (born 1470)
  • Jan van Calcar, Netherlands-born Italian painter, pupil of Titian (born 1499)
  • Bartolomeo Veneto - Italian portrait painter (born 1502)
  • probable - Marinus van Reymerswaele, Dutch Renaissance painter (born 1490
  • References

    1546 in art Wikipedia

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