male / Italian
Venice 1518-09-29/1519
September or October 1518, or 1519
Venice 1594-05-31
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
father of the painter Marietta (Robusti) Tintoretto (La Tintoretta) (ca.1555-ca.1590), the painter Domenico Robusti Tintoretto (II) (1560-1636) and the painter Marco Tintoretto (ca. 1560-1637)
See also
In this field, you will find references to names of groups or to the artists that made/make up groups. You may also come across references to other artists if there was/is question of collaboration without a joint name. This is the case, for instance, with artists who rendered parts of works by other artists (such as with P.P Rubens and J. Brueghel I).
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  • Venetië 1539 - 1594
    1539: earliest known document in which Tintoretto is mentioned as a painter; 1540: first signed painting ('Sacra Conversazione'); 1564-1587: decoration of the 'Scuola di San Rocco'
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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, mythology, portrait, self-portrait, Christian religious scene, battle, flower piece
Art movement
Here we mention the art movement to which an artist belonged. Many art movements have not yet been entered, because the content of this field is still under development.
Venice School
Creation date: 1992-01-26; Last modified date: 2022-04-07


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