Filippo Brunelleschi was an Italian designer and a key figure in architecture,
recognised to be ..... Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius
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Brunelleschi's Dome. How did a hot-tempered goldsmith with no formal
architectural training create the most miraculous edifice of the Renaissance? By
Brunelleschi's dome is the largest masonry dome ever built and it is the coverage
of the Cathedral of Florence. Brunelleschi's dome, 45 meters wide, was ...
The building of the dome on Florence cathedral, by Filippo Brunelleschi, can be
considered one of the Renaissance's main building enterprises. The highest ...
Prior to Brunelleschi's ideas for the cupola of the Duomo, building a self-
supporting structure the size of the Duomo's cupola was impossible. The
techniques that ...
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A distinctive feature of Florence's skyline is the dome of the cathedral (Duomo),
Santa ... Brunelleschi's dome consists of two layers, an inner dome spanning the