Famous Caravaggio Paintings in Rome Churches

Considered by many to be the forefather of the Baroque period in Italian art, Milan-born Michelangelo Merisi Caravaggio was a prolific painter whose legacy can be enjoyed in several churches located in the city of Rome. Known for street brawling, chiaroscuro, and a penchant for flouting prevailing artistic conventions, Caravaggio quickly became known as the… Continue Reading