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 (pē-zä′nō), Andrea 1270?-1348.
Italian sculptor. His best-known work is the depiction of the life of John the Baptist on the bronze doors of the Baptistery in Florence.


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1. (Biography) Andrea (anˈdrea), real name Andrea de Pontedera. ?1290–1348, Italian sculptor and architect, noted for his bronze reliefs on the door of the baptistry in Florence
2. (Biography) Giovanni (dʒoˈvanni). ?1250–?1320, Italian sculptor, who successfully integrated classical and Gothic elements in his sculptures, esp in his pulpit in St Andrea, Pistoia
3. (Biography) his father, Nicola (niˈkɔːla). ?1220–?84, Italian sculptor, who pioneered the classical style and is often regarded as a precursor of the Italian Renaissance: noted esp for his pulpit in the baptistry of Pisa Cathedral


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Giovanni, c1245–c1320, and his father, Nicola, c1220–78, Italian sculptors and architects.
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A Andrea Pisano B Giovanni Pisano C Nicola Pisano D Luigi Pisano 2.
Along the waterfront boulevard, you'll find the Museo Nazionale di San Matteo, a fine gallery featuring works by Giovanni, Donatello and Nicola Pisano.
Birth is encapsulated in the stunning Baptistry - said to be the largest in the world - which was first started in 1153 and has the hand of the great Tuscan artist Nicola Pisano to thank for its beautiful pulpit, which was completed in 1260.
El pulpito de Nicola Pisano en la Catedral de Siena (Ms.
In her view, as well as for many other scholars, the gradual engrafting of the northern Gothic begins with Nicola Pisano (26), is largely furthered by his son and students in Tuscany and is carried as far as Padua, Milan, and Naples by yet other major Tuscans like Giovanni di Balduccio and Tino di Camaino.
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