Borromini, Francesco


Borromini, Francesco
Borromini, Francesco
Architect and sculptor; born 25 September, 1599, at Bissone; died by his own hand 1 August, 1667, at Rome

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  • Borromini, Francesco — orig. Francesco Castelli born Sept. 25, 1599, Bissone, Duchy of Lombardy died Aug. 2, 1667, Rome Italian Baroque architect. Though he worked with Gian Lorenzo Bernini on the design of the famous baldachin in St. Peter s Basilica, the two later… …   Universalium

  • BORROMINI, Francesco — (1599 1667)    Francesco Borromini has traditionally been considered the great rival of Gian Lorenzo Bernini in Baroque Rome, but more recent research has shown that they collaborated on a number of commissions through their coinciding careers.… …   Historical Dictionary of Architecture

  • Borromini, Francesco — (1599 1667)    Francesco Borromini was one of the leading architects of the Baroque era. He was a distant relative of Carlo Maderno and began his career in the latter s workshop as a stone carver and draughtsman. Borromini had a difficult… …   Dictionary of Renaissance art

  • Borromini, Francesco — ► (1599 1667) Arquitecto italiano, principal exponente del estilo barroco. Fue el arquitecto de San Pedro bajo la dirección de Bernini. Expresó el ansia de dinamismo barroca. Su obra más importante es la Iglesia de San Carlos (1640), de Roma.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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