Giovanni Battista Nolli

(c. 1701—1756)

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(c. 1701–1756).

Italian surveyor, typographer, and architect, he prepared the plan of Rome that was an accurate and full survey of Antique remains. He designed Santa Dorotea in Trastévere (1751–6), with a concave façade of monumental gravity, and interior of deceptive simplicity.

Ehrle (1932);Placzek (ed.) (1982);W-R-J, xxxv (1973), 309–42;

Subjects: Architecture.

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