Lorenzo Maitani

(c. 1270—1330)

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(c. 1270–1330).

Sienese architect, he worked under Pisano at the Cathedral there before being called to Orvieto Cathedral in 1310, where he enlarged the transepts and designed the west front, a fine example of Italian Gothic. He carried out other commissions, and was to all intents and purposes City Architect of Orvieto.

J. White (1987)

Subjects: Art.

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