Pisano[pē sä′nō, -zä′-]
Pisano definition by Webster's New World
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Pisano, Nicola 1220?-84?; It. sculptor & architect
Pisano definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Andrea 1270?-1348.
Italian sculptor. His best-known work is the depiction of the life of John the Baptist on the bronze doors of the Baptistery in Florence.
, Nicola or Niccolò 1220-1284?
Italian sculptor noted for combining classical and French Gothic styles. His works include the hexagonal pulpit of the Baptistry in Pisa. Nicola's son Giovanni (1245?-1314?), a sculptor and architect, designed the Church of the Franciscans in Naples (1268).