Bellini, St. Francis

Giovanni Bellini, Saint Francis in the Desert, c. 1480, oil and tempera on poplar, 124.5 x 141.9 cm (The Frick Collection, New York) . View this work up close on the Google Art Project. Created by Beth Harris and Steven Zucker.

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Giovanni Bellini (c. 1430 – 26 November 1516) was an Italian Renaissance painter, probably the best known of the Bellini family of Venetian painters. His father was Jacopo Bellini, his brother was Gentile Bellini (who was more highly regarded than Giovanni during his lifetime, although the reverse is true today), ... More