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There are several notable people with the name Carracci:

  • Agostino Carracci (1557–1602), Italian painter and printmaker
  • Annibale Carracci (1560–1609), Italian Baroque painter and brother of Agostino Carracci
  • Lodovico Carracci (1555–1619), Italian painter, etcher, printmaker, and cousin of Agostino and Annibale Carracci
  • Antonio Marziale Carracci (1583–1618), Italian painter and son of Agostino Carracci
  • Francesco Carracci (1595–1622), Italian painter and engraver, nephew of Agostino Carracci
  • Other family members include: Baldassare Aloisi (1578–1638), painter and engraver whose mother, Elena Zenzanini, was a cousin of Agostino and Annibale Carracci.
  • The painter (1606–1680) Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi's common law wife was Aloisi's daughter.

The Carracci may also refer to the Accademia degli Incamminati, a Bolognese art academy founded by the family.

The Carracci is a Wikipedia article about the three cousins Agostino, Annibale and Lodovico Carracci.



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