Fuga, Ferdinando an eminent Italian architect, was born at Florence in 1699, and studied under Gio. Battista Fugini. In 1725 he was sent to Naples by cardinal Giudire, to erect a chapel in his palace. He also erected the Church della Morte, in the Strada Giulia. He died at Florence, February 7, 1782. See Biog. Universelle, s.v.; Spooner, Biog. Hist. of the Fine Arts, s.v.