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Francesco Borromini - Wikipedia


Francesco Borromini, byname of Francesco Castelli (25 September 1599 – 2 August 1667), was an Italian architect born in today's Ticino who, with his contemporaries Gian Lorenzo Bernini and...

Francesco Borromini: Biography of Italian Baroque Architect


European Architecture Series Francesco Borromini Biography of Italian Baroque Architect; Rival of Bernini. MAIN A-Z INDEX - A-Z of ARCHITECTURE ...

Baroque Architecture | Essential Humanities


The restrained Baroque aesthetic culminated during the Late Baroque (ca. 1675- 1725). The Baroque age concluded with the French-born Rococo style (ca.

Baroque period - New World Encyclopedia


May 13, 2016 ... 6 Baroque architecture; 7 Baroque theater and dance; 8 Baroque literature .... It was first rehabilitated by the Swiss-born art historian, Heinrich ...

Baroque Art - Artists, Artworks and Biographies


Not solely associated with religious art, the Baroque style can also be seen in other forms such as Dutch still-life paintings. ... Artists: (biography & artworks).

A Baroque biography of Britain - The Telegraph


Dec 1, 2015 ... You can tell what a nation thinks of itself by looking at its buildings. England's commercial temples of the Eighties and Nineties spoke of a ...

Lorenzo Gafà: The Great Maltese Baroque Architect - The Culture Trip


One of the most important architects in the history of Maltese Baroque architecture, Lorenzo Gafà was born the youngest to a family of ten siblings in the ancient ...

Gian Lorenzo Bernini | artble.com


Features a biography, style, technique and critical reception regarding the Baroque artist born in Naples. Images of his famous works are also available.

Biography of Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli, architect in St ...


Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli was the last great baroque architect to work in St. Petersburg, and he lived to see the sumptuously ornate style that he ...

Guarini biography


Biography of Guarino Guarini (1624-1683) ... now recognised as great masters of Baroque architecture, were doing, and their example presumably caused him ...

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Francesco Borromini | Italian architect | Britannica.com


Dec 7, 2011 ... Italian architect who was a chief formulator of Baroque architectural style. ... Francesco Borromini, original name Francesco Castelli (born ...

Giovanni Bernini - Architect, Artist, Sculptor - Biography.com


Apr 2, 2014 ... Synopsis. Born in Naples in 1598, Italian architect and sculptor Giovanni Bernini is widely considered the creator of the Baroque style of ...

Francesco Borromini Facts - Biography - YourDictionary


The Italian architect Francesco Borromini (1599-1667) was the most daring and original architect of the Roman baroque, and his style is the embodiment of ...