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Last NameAllori    
Given NameAlessandro    
alt. NamesA. A. ; di Cristofano di Lorenzo del Bronzino Allori ;     
Childrenpainter Cristofano Allori (1577-1621)    
Year born1535 Florence    
Year died1607    
Place of deathFlorence    
Father's occupationsword maker Cristofano di Lorenzo (+1540)    
RelativesDianora Sofferoni (mother)    
Educationpainter Agnolo Bronzino (1503-72), Agnolo di Cosimo    
Country of ActivityItaly    
Worked forAlessandro Allori: Libro de'ragionamenti delle egole del Disegno/Dialogo sull-arte del disegno 1560 & Regole del disegno 1565    
PatronageAngelo Bronzino, Michelangelo    
Techniquesanatomical drawing and painting     
Sample(s)http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b8529975g; http://www.royalcollection.org.uk/collection/421191/alessandro-allori-1535-1607    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesPinault et al. 1984: 56f. ;    
otherAnatomical dissection; 1554-60 to Rome.    

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