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A Short History of Pontormo - | FIBNB.com
Pontormo, also known as Jacopo Pontormo or Jacopo da Pontormo, was born on 24 May in 1494 at Pontorme, near Empoli. He was an Italian portraitist and Mannerist painter from the Florentine School. Some of his works include Supper in Emmaus, Birth of St. John Baptist, Portrait of a Halberdier, Christ before Pilate¸ Portrait of …