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[vee-nyaw-lah] /viˈnyɔ lɑ/
Giacomo da
[jah-kaw-maw dah] /ˈdʒɑ kɔ mɔ dɑ/ (Show IPA),
(Giacomo Barocchio or Barozzi) 1507–73, Italian architect. Unabridged
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  • The present edifice was the work of Vignola and Giacomo della Porta in 1582.

    Walks in Rome Augustus J.C. Hare
  • He is said to have had Vignola's designs for the architectural parts.

    Intarsia and Marquetry F. Hamilton Jackson
  • The whole is as painfully dry as the transfer of a student's compass from a page of Vignola.

    Cathedrals of Spain

    John A. (John Allyne) Gade
British Dictionary definitions for Vignola


/Italian viɲˈɲɔːla/
Giacomo Barozzi da (ˈdʒaːkomo baˈrɔttsi da). 1507–73, Italian architect, whose cruciform design for Il Gesù, Rome, greatly influenced later Church architecture
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