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The Baroque is often thought of as a period of artistic style that used exaggerated motion and ... The aristocracy also saw the dramatic style of Baroque architecture and art as a means of impressin...

Francesco Borromini: Biography of Italian Baroque Architect

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Francesco Borromini (1599-1667): Baroque Architect to Pope Innocent X, Active in Rome: Buildings, Church of St Carlo alle Quattro Fontane, Palazzo Pamphili.

Louis Le Vau: Biography of Baroque Architect

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Louis Le Vau (1612-70): French Architect, Leading Baroque Designer: Responsible For Palace of Versailles, Vaux-le-Vicomte Chateau, Church of Saint -Sulpice.

Baroque Architecture | Essential Humanities

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

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

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3 days ago ... Italian architect and sculptor Giovanni Bernini created many famous ... the 17th century and is considered the father of Baroque sculpture.

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

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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 ancient ...

Baroque Art - Artists, Artworks and Biographies

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Baroque painters, sculptors, and architects sought to portray emotion, variety, and movement in their works by appealing to the ... Artists: (biography & artworks) .

A Baroque biography of Britain - The Telegraph

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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 ...

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

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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 ...

Francesco Borromini Facts - Biography - YourDictionary

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In the first half of the 17th century, Roman baroque architecture was dominated by two extraordinary figures: Francesco Borromini and Gian Lorenzo Bernini.

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Bartolomeo Rastrelli: Biography of Baroque Architect

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Bartolomeo Rastrelli (1700-71): Italian Baroque Architect, Active in Russia: Designed Smolny Convent, Catherine Palace, Peterhof: Romanov Court Architect.

Francesco Borromini | Italian architect | Britannica.com

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Italian architect who was a chief formulator of Baroque architectural style. ... Francesco Borromini, original name Francesco Castelli (born September 25, 1599, ...

Francesco Borromini Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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In the first half of the 17th century, Roman baroque architecture was dominated by two extraordinary ... Francesco Castelli, called Borromini, was born on Sept.