Caravaggio and the Painters of the North
From 21 June to 18 September 2016
We have few details about the training of this painter, whose date and place of birth are unknown to us. He developed his artistic career at the court of Baviera, receiving commissions from the Palatine Count Philip and from the Elector Frederick and he was chamber painter to Louis X of Baviera. He had an important workshop from which numerous paintings were sent to churches.