Bernardo

Buontalenti

Artistic period 1551 to 1600

Nationality

Italian

Birth

ca. 1531 (Firenze)

Death

1608 (Firenze)

Biography

Bernardo Buontalenti, nicknamed delle Girandole (* 15 December 1531 in Florence; † 6 June 1608 ibid.), was an Italian painter, architect and theatrical machinist of the Renaissance. His work belongs to Mannerism.