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Pienza


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Pius II (1405—1464)

Bernardo Rossellino (c. 1409—1464)

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A model Renaissance town near Siena. Corsignano, the earlier name of the town, was the birthplace of Pope Pius II, who in 1459 commissioned Bernardo Rossellino to remodel the town. ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).


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