Biography Giovanni Baglione (1566 - 1643)
Painter and art historian
Died on 30 dec 1643
Origin country România
Giovanni Baglionewas an Italian Late ManneristandEarly Baroquepainter and art historian. He is best remembered for his acrimonious and damaging involvement with the slightly younger artistCaravaggioand his important collection of biographies of the other artists working in Rome in his lifetime, although there are many works of his in Roman churches and galleries and elsewhere.