Duomo di Milano

Title

Duomo di Milano
Metropolitan Cathedral-Basilica of the Nativity of Saint Mary
Milan Cathedral

Date

1386-1965

Location

Milan, Italy

Denomination

Roman Catholic

Associated Architect(s)/Artist(s)

Leonardo da Vinci
Donato Bramante
Pellegrino Tibaldi

Style

Gothic

Statement / Historical Fact

Built over hundreds of years and reflecting a mixture of styles and uneven workmanship, the cathedral has come under criticism. In the 19th-century, John Ruskin remarked that the structure stole "from every style in the world: and every style spoiled."