Filippo Brunelleschi - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Filippo Brunelleschi

Style: Early Renaissance

Place: Florence

Born: 1377

Death: 1446

Nationality: Italy


Filippo Brunelleschi (Italian pronunciation: [fiˈlippo brunelˈleski] 1377 – April 15, 1446) was one of the foremost architects and engineers of the Italian Renaissance. He is perhaps most famous for his discovery of perspective and for engineering the dome of the Florence Cathedral, but his accomplishments also include other architectural works, s...