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 Bonaventura Berlinghieri 

 

 

Bonaventura Berlinghieri       


Italian painter, Lucchese school

( fl 1228–74).
Son of Berlinghiero Berlinghieri. His presence at Lucca from 1232 to 1274 is confirmed by a long series of documents, of which one (1244) records that he undertook the entire decoration (untraced) of the deceased Archdeacon’s room. It was to include bird and other ornamental motifs, according to the wishes of Lombardo, master of works at Lucca Cathedral.

 


St Francis
1235
Church of San Francesco, Pescia

 
 

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