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19 July 1834 - 27 September 1917. French painter.

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Here are all the paintings of FOSCHI, Pier Francesco 01

ID Painting  Oil Pantings, Sorted from A to Z     Painting Description
28979 Portrait of a Man FOSCHI, Pier Francesco Portrait of a Man mk65 Oil on panel 25 5/8x19 11/16in Uffizi,Gallery
6695 Portrait of a Man sdgh FOSCHI, Pier Francesco Portrait of a Man sdgh 1530s Oil on wood, 65 x 50 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

FOSCHI, Pier Francesco
Italian painter, Florentine school (b. 1502, Firenze, d. 1567, Firenze) was an Italian painter active in Florence in a Mannerist style. He was pupil of Andrea del Sarto and assisted Pontormo with his frescoes at Careggi in 1536. He completed 3 altarpieces, commissioned in 1540C1545 for the church of Santo Spirito in Florence: an Immaculate Conception, Resurrection , and a Transfiguration. Foschi was also influenced by and Il Bronzino. One of his pupils was Alessandro Fei. Also called Pier Francesco di Jacopo Foschi or Toschi. He was the son of Pierfrancesco di Jacopo Sandro Foschi, known for his Madonna and Child with the Infant Saint John. (Utah Museum of Fine Arts). Foschi is best noted for his portraits painted between 1530 and 1540, including his Portrait of a Lady (Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza), Portrait of a Young Man Weaving a Wreath of Flowers (Utah Museum of Fine Arts), and his Portrait of a Man, (Uffizi Gallery). In his portraits he adhered to Mannerist style, utilizing a slight Contrapposto in the sitter with their head turned from the body. This pose gave the depiction a spontaneity and sense of movement for the innovative Mannerists, but was eventually so formulaic that it lost its intention of originality.
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