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Bartolommeo, Fra

Born: 1472 AD
Died: 1517 AD
Nationality: Italian
Categories: Painters

1472 – Fra Bartolommeo was born 28th of March in Florence, Italy.


1498 – Baccio became a Dominican friar, and took the name Fra Bartolommeo.


1500 – He became a monk and burned all of his paintings that were not of religious subjects.


1504 – Bartolommeo became the head of the San Marco monastery workshop.


1508 – Baccio became the leading painter in the Florentine school.


1514 – Traveled to Venice and Rome and spread his influence through his drawings.


1517 – Fra Bartolommeo died on the 31st of October in Florence, Italy.