LIPPI, Lorenzo
(b. 1606, Firenze, d. 1665, Firenze)

Lot and his Daughters

Oil on canvas
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

The painter Lorenzo Lippi was also a satirical poet and friend of the Neapolitan Salvator Rosa with whom he founded a theatrical academy in the years when Rosa was in Florence. In painting, Lorenzo Lippi was a champion of linearism that was still Manneristic in lively chromatic harmony.