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Buon Bartolommeo

(c. 1400—1467)


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(b ?Venice, c.1400; d ?Venice, c.1467).

Venetian sculptor and architect. With his father Giovanni (c.1360–c.1443), he ran the leading Venetian sculpture workshop of the period. Its major works include the decoration of the Cà d'Oro (1422–34), and the Porta della Carta (1438–42) of the Doges' Palace. They epitomize the survival of the Gothic style in Venice into the mid-quattrocento.

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700) — Art.


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