Italian sculptor and architect of Pisa; his most famous works are the pulpit in the Baptistery at Pisa, and that for the Duomo at Siena, the last being the fountain in the piazza of Perugia (1206-1278).

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  • Pisano, Nicola — ► (1207? 78) Arquitecto y escultor italiano. Autor del púlpito hexagonal del Baptisterio de Pisa. * * * ( 1220, ¿Apulia?–1278/84, ¿Pisa?). Escultor italiano. Su obra, junto con la de su hijo Giovanni Pisano, creó un nuevo estilo escultórico para… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • PISANO, Nicola — (active 1258–1278)    An Italian sculptor who was influenced by Etruscan sarcophagi in his figure of the Madonna on the pulpit in the baptistery of the Pisa cathedral …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • Nicola Pisano — Nicola Pisano, statue at the Uffizi in Florence Nicola Pisano (also called Niccolò Pisano, Nicola de Apulia or Nicola Pisanus; c. 1220/1225 – c. 1284[1]) was an Italian sculptor whose work is noted for its classical Roman sculptural style. Pisano …   Wikipedia

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  • Pisano — pisano, a (del lat. «Pisānus») adj. y, aplicado a personas, también n. De Pisa, ciudad de Italia. * * * pisano, na. (Del lat. Pisānus). adj. Natural de Pisa. U. t. c. s. || 2. Perteneciente o relativo a esta ciudad de Italia. * * * Pisano,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Pisano — (Andrea da Pontedera, dit) (v. 1295 v. 1349) sculpteur et architecte italien. à Florence, il réalisa la première porte du baptistère (1330 1336), puis, succédant à Giotto, il exécuta le campanile (1337 1343). Pisano (Nicola). V. Nicola Pisano …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Nicola — Nicola, Enrico * * * (as used in expressions) Nicola di Lorenzo Enrico Nicola Mancini Pisano, Nicola …   Enciclopedia Universal

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