La Vestizione di San Guglielmo, Guercino ©Ministero della Cultura – Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna

The paths of Guercino

Il Guercino: the story of an Emilian painter

Born in Cento in 1591 and known as Il Guercino, Giovanni Francesco Barbieri is one of the most representative artists of his time. His talent engendered a vast legacy that can still be found in museums, churches, streets and private spaces in Bologna and throughout Emilia-Romagna.



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