Antonio Barberini, Cardinal

Born: 1607
Died: 1671
Created Cardinal in 1627; bishop, 1655. Commander of the papal army. In 1633 settled with his brother Cardinal Francesco in Palazzo Barberini, founded Teatro Barberini. Patron of artists and writers; book-collector; poet. Nephew of Pope Urban VIII (1568-1644) and Cardinal Antonio Barberini senior (1569-1646); brother of Cardinal Francesco Barberini (1597-1679).
Works of Art: 0
Books: 1
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Festa, Fatta In Roma, Alli 25. di Febraio MDCXXXIV.   - In Roma. Con licenza de' Superiori. (1635.)