Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini


Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini
noun
Italian sculptor and architect of the baroque period in Italy; designed many churches and chapels and tombs and fountains (1598-1680)
Syn: ↑Bernini
Instance Hypernyms: ↑architect, ↑designer, ↑sculptor, ↑sculpturer, ↑carver, ↑statue maker

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  • Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini —     Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini     One of the most vigorous and fertile of Italian architects and sculptors, b. at Naples in 1598; d. at Rome in 1680. Bernini in his art is the most industrious …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini — Selbstportrait von Bernini Gian Lorenzo Bernini, auch: Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini (* 7. Dezember 1598 in Neapel; † 28. November 1680 in Rom) war einer der bedeutendsten italienischen Bildhauer und Architekten des Barock …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini — Gian Lorenzo Bernini Peintres A B C D E F G H  I  J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z par courant / par nationalité Le Bernin …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bernini, Giovanni Lorenzo — • Italian architect and sculptor (1598 1680) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Bernini,Giovanni Lorenzo — Ber·ni·ni (bər nēʹnē, bĕr ), Giovanni Lorenzo or Gianlorenzo 1598 1680. Italian sculptor, painter, and architect. An outstanding exponent of the Italian baroque, he is noted for his flowing, dynamic sculpture, such as Apollo and Daphne (1622… …   Universalium

  • Bernini, Giovanni Lorenzo — ► (1598 1680) Pintor, escultor y arquitecto italiano. Fue el artista más emblemático de la Contrarreforma y del Barroco. Como arquitecto hizo el Baldaquino del altar mayor de la basílica de San Pedro del Vaticano. Construyó la Escala Regia (1663… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • BERNINI, GIOVANNI LORENZO —    an Italian painter, sculptor, and architect, born at Naples; produced his Apollo and Daphne at eighteen, his masterpiece; was architect to the Pope, and designed the colonnade of St. Peter s; he died wealthy (1598 1680) …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Bernini, (Giovanni) Lorenzo —  (1598–1680) Italian sculptor and architect …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Gian Lorenzo Bernini — Bernini redirects here. For people named Bernini, see Bernini (surname). Infobox Person name = Gian Lorenzo Bernini| image size = 200px caption = A self portrait: Bernini is said to have used his own features in his David birth date = birth… …   Wikipedia

  • Gian Lorenzo Bernini — Selbstportrait von Bernini Gian Lorenzo Bernini, auch: Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini (* 7. Dezember 1598 in Neapel; † 28. November 1680 in Rom) war einer der bedeutendsten italienischen Bildhauer und Architekten des Barock …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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