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Inigo Jones.

Inigo Jones.
Inigo Jones.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: D6792_1
Description: A marble bust of Inigo Jones (1573-1652). Jones devised dramatic court entertainments for James I and Charles I and encouraged the introduction of classical architecture of Rome and the Italian Renaissance to England. He designed the first Italian-style buildings in England, including the Queen's House at Greenwich, and the Banqueting House at Whitehall Palace.
Creator: John Michael Rysbrack
Date: 17th century
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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