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free read The History of Florence in Painting í PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ï Placed at the heart of Italy Florence was already in the Middle Ages a center of commerce and fine craftsmanship Spurred on by a few powerful dynasties of merchants and financiers—above all the Medici but also the Strozzi the PittiPlaced at the heart of Italy Florence was already in the Middle Ages a center of commerce and fine craftsmanship Spurred on by a few powerful dynasties of merchants and financiers above all the Medici but also the Strozzi the Pitti and others the city became the leading force in the Renaissance of the arts literature and science Challenging the primacy of the Venetian Republic and even the city of the Popes Florence attained a glory that was re.

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Florence from the age of Cimabue and Giotto through the High Renaissance of Leonardo and Michelangelo to the Mannerism of Vasari and Bronzino and even to the era of modern travelers like Sargent and DegasThe History of Florence in Painting is a feast for the eyes and the intellect and worthy companion to the previous volumes in this series The History of Venice in Painting The History of Paris in Painting and The History of Rome in Paintin.

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The History of Florence in PaintingFlected down through the later centuries of Medici ruleAnd Florence was all along a city of painters who recorded its sights; the likenesses of its leaders and luminaries; its battles civic myths and patron saints; and of course the changing tastes of their Tuscan patrons In this magnificent volume are assembled a wide variety of artworks both familiar and rarely seen that interwoven with an authoritative text illustrate the eventful history of.