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Borromini, Francesco

Born: 1599 AD
Died: 1667 AD, at 67 years of age.

Nationality: Italian
Categories: Sculptor


1599 - Born on the 25th of September. He was a prominent and influential Baroque architect in Rome.

1619 - In Rome he changed his name and started working for Carlo Maderno.

1629 - He joined the group under Gian Lorenzo Bernini, completing the facade and expansions of Maderno's Palazzo Barberini.

1640 - 1650 - Worked on the design of the church of Sant' Ivo alla Sapienza.

1667 - Died on 3rd of August in Rome, Italy.


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