Name: Capocchio

Nature: historical

Gender: male

Description: Condemned as an alchemist, Capocchio was well-known in his day for his extraordinary talent for mimicking others and nature (as an artist). According to early commentators, Dante knew Capocchio, who was either from Florence or Siena, personally.

Associated Locations:


Botticelli, Sandro

Botticelli, Falsifiers

Flaxman, John

Flaxman, Gianni Schicchi