Filippo

Brunelleschi

Artistic period 1401 to 1450

Nationality

Italian

Birth

1377 (Firenze)

Death

1446 (Firenze)

Biography

Filippo Brunelleschi (* 1377 in Florence; † 15 April 1446 ibid.) was one of the leading Italian architects and sculptors of the early Renaissance. His main work was the construction of the dome of the Cathedral of Florence (Santa Maria del Fiore).