Jacopo Zucchi (1540 - 1596)

Jacopo Zucchi (c. 1541 – c. 1590) was an Italian painter of the Florentine school of the Mannerist style, active in Florence and Rome.

Zucchi first trained with Giorgio Vasari and helped him in decorating Florence’s Palazzo Vecchio. He was an assistant to Vasari whose style he initially copied. Zucchi’s earliest drawing dates from a trip with Vasari to Pisa in 1561.

Jacopo Zucchi Paintings

Allegory of the Creation Portrait of a Lady