ALDOBRANDINI Pietro

Dedicatee
Date: 1571-1621

Main Locations: Rome
Ferrara
Ravenna


Notes

Pietro Aldobrandini was made cardinal in 1593 by his uncle, Pope Clement VIII. He later became Duke of Ferrara (1598). He was a patron of writers and musicians such as Torquato Tasso and Girolamo Frescobaldi.

Notes

Pietro Aldobrandini was made cardinal in 1593 by his uncle, Pope Clement VIII. He later became Duke of Ferrara (1598). He was a patron of writers and musicians such as Torquato Tasso and Girolamo Frescobaldi.


Original Record Author
Eugenio Refini
Record Last Updated On
08/03/2013
Record Last Updated By
Eugenio Refini

Citation
Eugenio Refini, ‘ALDOBRANDINI Pietro’, in Vernacular Aristotelianism in Renaissance Italy Database (VARIDB)
  <http://vari.warwick.ac.uk/items/show/1859> [accessed 21 November 2017]