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1559 in art

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1559 in art


  • Francesco Primaticcio and his assistants complete painting the Salle d'Hercule at the Palace of Fontainebleau (begun in the 1530s).
  • Sidsel Ulfstand and others complete the tapestry in the great hall of the Danish royal palace.
  • Works

  • Pieter Bruegel the Elder
  • The Fight Between Carnival and Lent
  • Netherlandish Proverbs
  • Luca Cambiaso – Resurrected Christ
  • Titian
  • The Entombment
  • St Margaret and the Dragon
  • Births

  • January 26 - Francesco Bassano the Younger, painter (died 1592)
  • September 12 - Cigoli, Italian painter and architect of the late Mannerist period (died 1613)
  • date unknown
  • Francesco Cavazzoni, Italian painter and art historian (died 1612)
  • Orazio Farinati, Italian Mannerist painter (died 1616)
  • Domenico Passignano, Italian painter of a late-Renaissance or Counter-Maniera (Counter-Mannerism) style (died 1636)
  • Kanō Sanraku, Japanese painter (died 1635)
  • probable
  • Jan Vermeyen, Dutch goldsmith of the Renaissance Mannerism (died 1606)
  • Deaths

  • September 6 - Benvenuto Tisi (Il Garofalo), late-RenaissanceMannerist Italian painter of the School of Ferrara (born 1481)
  • November 5 - Kanō Motonobu, Japanese painter (born 1476)
  • date unknown
  • Giovanni da Nola, Italian sculptor and architect (born 1478)
  • Nicolas Denisot, French Renaissance poet and painter (born 1515)
  • Jan Cornelisz Vermeyen, Dutch Northern Renaissance painter (born 1500)
  • Wen Zhengming, Ming Dynasty painter, calligrapher, and scholar (born 1470)
  • probable - Juste de Juste, Franco-Italian sculptor and printmaker in etching (born 1505)
  • References

    1559 in art Wikipedia

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