Prospero Fontana

male / Italian
Biographical information
Period of activity
1528 - 1593
Active in
  • Genua 1528 - 1534
    decoratie Palazzo Doria en Palazzo Signoria, samenwerking met Perino del Vaga
  • Bologna 1548 - 1577
  • Rome 1550 - 1553
    samen met Tadeo Zuccaro werkzaamheden in de Villa Giulia; gedurende zijn gehele carrière geregelde bezoeken aan Rome
  • Fontainebleau 1560
    samenwerking met Primaticcio
  • Poli (Italië) 1562
  • Bologna 1563
  • Florence 1565 - 1566
    assisteerde Vasari bij de decoratie van het Palazzo Vecchio
  • Città di Castello 1566
  • Parma
  • Bologna 1573
born in
active in
died in
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
allegory, history (as a genre), portrait, Christian religious scene
ornament design
Entered on: 1991-12-15; Modification on: 2017-12-05


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