Giovanni

Bellini

Artistic period 1451 to 1500

Nationality

Italian

Birth

ca. 1426 (Venezia)

Death

1516 (Venezia)

Biography

Giovanni Bellini (* about 1437 in Venice; † 29. November 1516 ebenda), also known as Giambellino, in the German-speaking world sometimes also called Gian Bellin, was a Venetian painter. Together with his brother Gentile he founded the Venetian school of painting of the early Renaissance.