Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Location of death: Milan, Italy
Cause of death: unspecified
Race or Ethnicity: White
Executive summary: Painter of metamorphic imagery
Arcimboldo painted bizarre images of people composed from inanimate objects such as fruits. While he was famous during his lifetime, the world quickly forgot his work until the 19th century. He is now considered a forerunner of surrealism.
Father: Biagio Arcimboldo (painter)
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