Giambologna

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Giambologna:

see Bologna, GiovanniBologna, Giovanni,
or Giambologna
, 1524–1608, Flemish sculptor, whose real name was Jean Bologne or Boulogne. Though born in Douai, France, he trained in Flanders. He is identified chiefly with the Italian Renaissance as one of its greatest sculptors.
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Giambologna

original name Giovanni da Bologna or Jean de Boulogne. 1529--1608, Italian mannerist sculptor, born in Flanders: noted for his fountains and such works as Samson Slaying a Philistine (1565)
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There are many nods in Barker's art to sculpture from a variety of periods and cultures: Tang horses, Brancusi, African art, the Venus de Milo, Gianbologna and Man Ray are all among the eclectic references that he has assimilated into a paradoxically homogeneous oeuvre of his own.