Vignola, Giacomo Barozzi de

Vignola, Giacomo Barozzi de

(1507–1573)
Born in Vignola, Italy, he became a leading architect in Rome following Michelangelo’s death. He wrote the Rules for the Five Orders of Architecture in 1562.
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