Designed by Leon Battista Alberti

Leon Battista Alberti )February 14, 1404 – April 25, 1472) was an Italian humanist author, artist, architect, poet, priest, linguist, philosopher and cryptographer; he epitomised the Renaissance Man. (wiki)

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Florence: Facade of Palazzo Rucellai, Facade of Santa Maria Novella Church, Tribune of Santissima Annunziata Church
Mantua and Sabbioneta: Saint Andrew's Basilica and Saint Sebastian's Church in Mantua
Pienza: Planned by Bernardo Rossellino, Leon Battista Alberti as consultant

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