Nanni di Baccio Bigio (? - 1568)

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Giovanni Lippi named Nanni di Baccio Bigio, Italian architect and sculptor, was born in Florence and died in Rome in 1568. He was a pupil and collaborator of Antonio da Sangallo il Giovane: Palazzo Salviati alla Lungara (Rome); fortifications of Fano (1559). But most of all Nanni is known for his disagreements and harsh polemics with Michelangelo.

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