Cupola del Brunelleschi, Duomo, Florence, Italy | Filippo Brunelleschi (1420)
Filippo Brunelleschi - foremost architect and engineer of the Italian Renaissance who engineered the dome of the Florence Cathedral. ( this sculpture of Brunelleschi looking at his cathedral dome staring contentedly up at his masterpiece)
Filippo Brunelleschi, The Duomo of Florence, Italy. In 1419 there was a competition to construct the dome of the Florence cathedral. It was between Brunelleschi and Ghiberti. Brunelleschi won.
First phase of the Basilica of San Lorenzo, Florence, Brunelleschi, 1421
Loggia 1419-26 | Ospedale degli Innocenti, Florence | Filippo Brunelleschi
Brunelleschi, Pazzi Chapel at Santa Croce,1430-1433
The Cathedral of Florence, Infographic by Fernando G. Baptista, Matthew Twombly, Elizabeth Snodgrass, Daniela Santamarina | National Geographic
Section of the Dome, Cathedral of Florence (1294-1446 CE)
De vormen en klassieke motieven van de Grieks-Romeinse cultuur werden herbruikt ( Zuilen, triomfbogen, koepels ).
Brunelleschi - L'Ospedale degli innocenti - round arched porch graceful lightness