Antonio

Bellucci

Artistic period 1651 to 1700

Nationality

Italian

Birth

1654 (Pieve di Soligo)

Death

1726 (Pieve di Soligo)

Biography

Antonio Bellucci (* 1654 in Pieve di SoligoTreviso; † 1726 ebenda) was an Italian Rococo painter. Bellucci was known for his works in England, Germany and Austria. Bellucci painted in Dalmatia with Domenico Difnico and studied in Venice, where he was influenced by Andrea Celesti, Pietro Liberi and Antonio Zanchi. At times he lived in Düsseldorf at the court of Elector Johann Wilhelm von der Pfalz, for whose picture gallery he created the pictures Danae im Goldregen, Venus and Amor.