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Ghiberti

[gee-ber-tee]
noun
  1. Lo·ren·zo [law-ren-tsaw] /lɔˈrɛn tsɔ/, 1378–1455, Florentine sculptor, goldsmith, and painter.
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Historical Examples

  • At first both Ghiberti and Brunellesco drew three florins a month.

    The Cathedral Builders

    Leader Scott

  • He could have hated the Ghiberti doors had such a thing not been impossible.

  • At first he was hampered by his colleague Ghiberti, of whom he skilfully got rid.

  • The subject had already been treated by Brunellesco and Ghiberti in relief.

    Donatello

    David Lindsay, Earl of Crawford

  • In the first edition of the Lives, Vasari calls Ghiberti a painter.

    Donatello

    David Lindsay, Earl of Crawford


British Dictionary definitions for ghiberti

Ghiberti

noun
  1. Lorenzo (loˈrɛntso). 1378–1455, Italian sculptor, painter, and goldsmith of the quattrocento: noted esp for the bronze doors of the baptistry of Florence Cathedral
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