CONTIN, Swiss/Italian family of architects and sculptors

The architect Bernardino Contin (1530-1596) had three sons: Antonio Contin (1566-1616), Tommaso Contin (1570-1634), and Francesco Contin (1585-1654), architects and stonemasons. Antonio was the grandson of Antonio da Ponte whom he assisted with the construction of the Rialto Bridge in Venice.

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