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Giotto

Italian painter and architect

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Giotto designed the campanile or bell tower adjacent to the cathedral in Florence. He died long before the tower was complete, and his plan was not followed in the two successive campaigns led by Andrea Pisano and Francesco Talenti that finally brought construction to an end. Italian painter.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500010766.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Giotto:

Anonymous, possibly after Giotto St. Francis and the Birds, 19th century Color lithograph (chromolithograph)
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