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Andres Garcia de Quinones

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Nationality  Spanish
Name  Andres de
Died  1784
Structures  Plaza Mayor, Salamanca
Movement  Baroque
Role  Architect
Known for  Architecture
Andres Garcia de Quinones
Full Name  Andres Garcia de Quinones
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Andres Garcia de Quinones (1709–1784) was a Spanish architect of the Baroque period, active in Salamanca.

Works

In Salamanca

  • Finished the Main square and built the city hall.
  • Jesuit seminary of La Clerecia, now the Pontificia university, including:
  • The Towers and the bell-gable.
  • Patio de los estudios (cloister)
  • Main staircase and the school´s Great Hall (Theological Hall).
  • Retables of the Visitation and of St. James.
  • In Betanzos: The General archive of Galicia. Once finished the building was used as a barracks and is now the town hall.

    References

    Andres Garcia de Quinones Wikipedia


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