Lanfranco, Giovanni (1582–1647) Italian painter, one of the pioneers of the high baroque style in Rome. Born in Parma and trained under Agostino Carracci in Bologna, in 1602 he moved to Rome to assist Annibale Carracci on the decorations in the Farnese Palace. After 1612, Lanfranco executed a series of important frescos in Rome, including The Assumption of the Virgin (1625–27) at Santa Andrea della Valle.
More From encyclopedia.com
American Academy in Rome , American Academy (Rome). Building in Rome, formerly Amer. Sch. of Architecture, where winners of Amer. Rome Prize live. See Prix de Rome. Bornholm , Bornholm •brome, chrome, comb, Crome, dome, foam, gnome, holm, Holme, hom, home, Jerome, loam, Nome, ohm, om, roam, Rome, tome •Guillaume • biome • B… cyclostome , cyclostome •brome, chrome, comb, Crome, dome, foam, gnome, holm, Holme, hom, home, Jerome, loam, Nome, ohm, om, roam, Rome, tome •Guillaume • biome •… Luigi Cadorna , Piacentini, Marcello (1881–1960). Italian architect, the son of Pio Piacentini (1846–1928), who was one of the leading architects in Rome in the firs… Sergio Leone , Nationality: Italian. Born: Rome, 3 January 1929. Education: Attended law school, Rome. Family: Son of director Vincenzo Leone; married Carla (Leone)… Grand Prix De Rome , Grand Prix de Rome. 1st prize in the Prix de Rome contest of the Fr. Acad. of Fine Arts.
About this article
All Sources -
Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Topic
You Might Also Like