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Torrigiani [Torrigiano], Pietrolocked

  • Alan Phipps Darr


Torrigiani [Torrigiano], Pietro (1472–1528), sculptor and draughtsman, was born ‘sopr' Arno’ at noon on Sunday 22 November 1472 and began life probably in the family town house (first rented, later purchased by 1480) at the top of Borgo San Jacopo (near the ...

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