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Lorenzo Binago (1554 - 1629) was a prominent Late Mannerist/ Early Baroque architect in Milan. He was by vocation, also a Barnabite monk.

One of his pupils was the future architect Francesco Maria Richini. His major work is the influential church of Sant'Alessandro in Zebedia, begun in 1601. The bell-towers to this church are a late addition.

References

  • Wittkower, Rudolf (1993). Pelican History of Art. ed. Art and Architecture Italy, 1600-1750. 1980. Penguin Books Ltd. pp. 118–119.  

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