Ligorio, Pirro

Full Name: 
Ligorio, Pirro
Date Born: 
1510
Date Died: 
1583
Place Born: 
Naples, Italy
Home Country: 
Italy
Kingdom of Naples
Institution: 
Court of Alphonse II
Overview: 

Architect; antiquario for Alphonse II; scholar of Rome; encyclopedic art history of classical world.

Selected Bibliography: 

Libro delli antichità. 1553

Sources: 

Bazin 79-80

Contributors: 
Lee Sorensen