Francesco

Borromini

Artistic period 1601 to 1650

Nationality

Italian

Birth

1599 (Bissone)

Death

1667 (Roma)

Biography

Francesco Borromini (actually Francesco Castelli; * 27 September 1599 in Bissone, Switzerland; † 3 August 1667 in Rome) was an architect working in Italy from the later canton of Ticino (Switzerland).