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Alberti, Leon Battista Line breaks: Leon Bat|tista Al|berti
Pronunciation: /alˈbɛːti/

Definition of Alberti, Leon Battista in English:

( 1404–72), Italian architect, humanist, painter, and art critic. His book On Painting (1435) was the first account of the theory of perspective in the Renaissance.

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