Brunelleschi, Filippo

 (c. 1377–1446) Renaissance architect and sculptor.

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  • Brunelleschi, Filippo — born 1377, Florence [Italy] died April 15, 1446, Florence Florentine architect and engineer. Trained as a sculptor and goldsmith, he turned his attention to architecture after failing to win a competition for the bronze doors of the Baptistery of …   Universalium

  • BRUNELLESCHI, Filippo — (c. 1377 1446)    Filippo Brunelleschi, traditionally considered the founder of early Renaissance architecture in Italy, trained as a goldsmith in Florence and gained an understanding of architecture while studying classical buildings in Rome.… …   Historical Dictionary of Architecture

  • Brunelleschi, Filippo — SUBJECT AREA: Architecture and building [br] b. 1377 Florence, Italy d. 15 April 1446 Florence, Italy [br] Italian artist, craftsman and architect who introduced the Italian Renaissance style of classical architecture in the fifteenth century.… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Brunelleschi, Filippo — (1377 1446)    Considered the pioneer of Early Renaissance architecture. The son of a Florentine notary and diplomat, Brunelleschi received a humanistic education. He was trained as a goldsmith, and turned to architecture after losing to Lorenzo… …   Dictionary of Renaissance art

  • Brunelleschi, Filippo — (1377 1446)    Florentine artist, initially active as a sculptor but known principally as the creator of the early Italian Renaissance architectural style. According to a story told by two later Renaissance authors, after he was defeated by… …   Historical Dictionary of Renaissance

  • Brunelleschi, Filippo — ► (1377 1446) Arquitecto, escultor y pintor italiano. Iniciador y creador de la arquitectura renacentista. Inició su actividad artística cultivando la escultura: relieve en bronce del sacrificio de Abraham. Destacó en arquitectura. Autor de la… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Brunelleschi,Filippo — Bru·nel·le·schi (bro͞o nə lĕsʹkē), Filippo. 1377 1446. Italian architect celebrated for his work during the Florentine Renaissance. His greatest achievement is the octagonal ribbed dome of the Florence cathedral. * * * …   Universalium

  • Brunelleschi — Brunelleschi, Filippo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Filippo Brunelleschi — Filippo Brunelleschi, zur Kuppel des Domes Santa Maria del Fiore hinaufblickend; Statue in Florenz Filippo Brunelleschi (* 1377 in Florenz; † 15. April 1446 ebenda) war einer der führenden italienischen Architekten und Bildhauer der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Filippo Brunelleschi — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Filippo Brunelleschi Escultura de Brunelleschi mirando Il Duomo de Florencia Nacimiento 1377 Florencia, (Italia) F …   Wikipedia Español

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