Caradosso

Artistic period 1451 to 1500

Nationality

Italian

Birth

ca. 1452 (Modonico)

Death

1527 (?)

Biography

Caradosso (actually Cristoforo Foppa, also Ambrogio Foppa; * 1445 or 1452 in Mondonico, a district of Olgiate Molgora; † 1527) was an Italian medalist and goldsmith who was in the service of Ludovico Sforza (1452-1508), the Duke of Milan.