Giambologna - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Giambologna

Place: Douai

Born: 1529

Death: 1608

Nationality: France


Giambologna, born as Jean Boulogne, incorrectly known as Giovanni da Bologna and Giovanni Bologna (1529 – 13 August 1608), was a sculptor, known for his marble and bronze statuary in a late Renaissance or Mannerist style. Giambologna was born in Douai, Flanders (now in France). After youthful studies in Antwerp with the architect-sculptor Jacques d...