Luciano Laurana

(c. 1420—1479)

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(c. 1420–79).

Born in Dalmatia, he was a key figure in the transition from Renaissance to the High Renaissance of Leonardo and Bramante. In 1465 he provided a design for the Palazzo Ducale, Urbino, and built the elegant arcaded cortile (1465–79). Many of the exquisite details (e.g. door-cases, chimney-pieces, etc.) in the palace were also by him.

Heydenreich (1996);Lutz (1995);Placzek (ed.) (1982);Rotondi (1950–1)

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

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