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Pisano1 British & World English

Andrea (circa 1290-circa 1348) and Nino, his son (died circa 1368), Italian sculptors. Andrea created the earliest pair of bronze doors for the baptistery at Florence (completed 1336). Nino was one of the earliest to specialize in free-standing life-size figures

Pisano2 British & World English

Two Italian sculptors, Nicola (circa 1220-circa 1278) and his son Giovanni (circa 1250-circa 1314). Nicola’s work departed from medieval conventions and signalled a revival of interest in classical sculpture. His most famous works are the pulpits in the baptistery at Pisa and in Siena cathedral. Giovanni’s works include the richly decorated facade of Siena cathedral