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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Gerhard worked in Florence between 1580 and 1581, and his work was heavily influenced by Giambologna.
1, 2, 4, 5, 10) (1), incluidos en la Musa <<Clio>>--Musa heroica del Parnaso espanol--refleja la celebracion de soberanos o grandes personajes de la epoca a traves de deslumbrantes retratos historicos realizados por eminentes artistas mencionados directa o indirectamente por el poeta; se trata de Giambologna, Pietro Tacca, Leone y Pompeo Leoni, Guido Reni, Pedro Diaz Morante.
The original now resides in the Galleria dell'Accademia, and although the museum contains countless other works of art of the highest calibre by Renaissance masters including Giambologna, still nothing quite prepares you for the magnificence and sheer scale of the undertaking, as the sculptor's hero stands tall and in victorious pose having defeated the mighty Goliath.
Outre la statue conservee a Vienne, on ne connait en effet que trois autres exemplaires executes par Jean de Bologne entre 1579 et 1589, conserves a Naples, Dresde et Florence, voir Giambologna (1529-1608).
For a Giambologna, the production of derived works was a tool for promotion and European celebrity, while for the Northern ivory workers, who were forgotten by dominant historiography, intensive production could not prevent them from slipping into anonymity.
Ambitious form; Giambologna, Ammanati, and Danti in Florence.
El Gigante de Giambologna, erigido sobre el estanque de la Villa de los Medici en Pratolino, es una de las mas fabulosas caracterizaciones de dicho concepto.
Works by some of Italy's greatest masters will be featured, among them Ghiberti, Giambologna, Verrocchio and Bernini.
This captures the mighty struggle as Hercules wrests the protective belt from the Amazonian queen, and it pays more than a passing nod to Giambologna ($3.
24) Tridente conformado por la via Palla Corda, hoy lleva el nombre de Vignola, que conduce a la Fuente del Pegaso en el Barco y elemento clave previo a la propia Villa; la via del centro, hoy de Giambologna, prolongacion externa del eje primigenio de la Villa y la via dei Condotti, hoy Zuccari, que, por el otro lateral de la Villa, conecta con el camino que conduce a Caprarola.
He was in Italy by 1581 where he worked in the studio of Giambologna, the greatest sculptor working in Florence after the death of Michelangelo.