The Renaissance Splendour: Meet Four Powerful Women of Bronzino

Agnolo di Cosimo (1503-1572), known as Bronzino, was an Italian Mannerist painter. He lived and worked in Florence and became the court painter of Cosimo I de’Medici. Bronzino trained with Pontormo, who influenced his style, but only to a point. His paintings are much calmer and more distanced than Pontormo’s emotional and dramatic works. At … Continue reading The Renaissance Splendour: Meet Four Powerful Women of Bronzino