[bawr-uh-mee-nee, bor-; Italian bawr-raw-mee-nee]
- Fran·ces·co [fran-ches-koh; Italian frahn-ches-kaw] /frænˈtʃɛs koʊ; Italian frɑnˈtʃɛs kɔ/, 1599–1667, Italian architect and sculptor.
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Borromini was much employed in the middle of the 17th century at Rome.
Beyond the arch is the Palazzo Falconieri (with falcons at the corners), built by Borromini about 1650.Walks in Rome
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Sculpture and architecture became more and more degraded under the influence of Bernini and Borromini.Engraving: Its Origin, Processes, and History
- Francesco, original name Francesco Castelli . 1599–1667, Italian baroque architect, working in Rome: his buildings include the churches of San Carlo (1641) and Sant' Ivo (1660)
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