MEDUNA, Giovanni Battista
(b. 1800, Venezia, d. 1880, Venezia)

Biography

Italian architect. He performed many works of reconstruction and restoration. With his brother Tommaso, he was the rebuilder of the La Fenice theater, destroyed by fire in 1836. He worked also on San Marco and the Ca' d'Oro. Also with his brother, he constructed the theatre of Ravenna with classic proportions.