Giuseppe Arcimboldo

Giuseppe Arcimboldo - Summer

Type of Work:
Painting, Sculpture, Poetry

Born:
1530 (month, day: unknown)

Died:
1593

Nationality:
Italian

Style/Movement:
Mannerism

Best Known For:
Portraits of heads made up of a variety of objects, from fruit and leaves to flowers and vegetables.

Important Works:

Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring

Featured Image:

Summer, 1563

Lesson Plan: Fruit and Vegetable Portraits (Giuseppe Arcimboldo)

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