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 (1599-1667): Baroque Architect to Pope Innocent X, Active
in Rome: Buildings, Church of St Carlo alle Quattro Fontane, Palazzo Pamphili.
The restrained Baroque aesthetic culminated during the Late Baroque (ca. 1675-
1725). The Baroque age concluded with the French-born Rococo style (ca.
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 ...
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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
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 ...