Carravagio paintings

Immerse yourself in the timeless beauty of Carravagio paintings. Explore the masterpieces that showcase his extraordinary talent and discover inspiration for your own artistic journey. | Caravaggio "Adoration of the Shepherds" 1609…

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (Italian 1573-1610) Oil on canvas, The Regional Museum of Messina, Sicily, Italy (Museo Regionale di Messina) Caravaggio pushed his figures up against the picture plane and used dramatic lighting which gives his paintings a quality of immediacy. He portrayed realistic observations of the physical and emotional human state. These combined characteristics had a formative influence on Baroque painting.

Lucinda Keller