[san-soh-vee-noh; Italian sahn-saw-vee-naw]
- An·dre·a [ahn-dre-ah] /ɑnˈdrɛ ɑ/, Andrea Contucci, 1460–1529, Italian sculptor and architect.
- his pupilJa·co·po [yah-kaw-paw] /ˈyɑ kɔ pɔ/, Jacopo Tatti, 1486–1570, Italian sculptor and architect.
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On either side of the choir are three reliefs in bronze by Sansovino.Venice and its Story
Nothing of this sort is finer than the monuments by Sansovino, erected in Sta.Architecture
Thomas Roger Smith
Scamozzi, labouring at Venice on works that Sansovino left unfinished, caught the genial spirit of the old Venetian style.
I have spelt the name Sansovino, when applied to Jacopo Tatti, in accordance with time-honoured usage.
Sansovino returned, but was driven away, robbed of all his possessions in the sack of Rome, under the Constable de Bourbon.Walks in Rome
Augustus J.C. Hare