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Books about Florence, the Italian Renaissance and Later Middle Ages

 

  Link to Paradoxplace Florence Restaurant Listing

 

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Donatello in Florence

(and Padova and Venice)

 

 

Masaccio and the

Brancacci Chapel

 

Fra Angelico and the

Convent of San Marco

 

Brunelleschi and his Duomo Dome

 

Link to Paradoxplace listing of the Artists of the Italian Renaissance

Link to Last Supper Frescos in the Renaissance Refectories of Florence

Link to the Paradoxplace pages about the Medici Family

 

 

 

 

 

The Family Medici - 1

Renaissance Years

 

 

The Medici Popes

 

The Family Medici - 2

The Grand Dukes

 

Benozzo Gozzoli

La Capella dei Magi

 

Ghirlandaio and the Sassetti Chapel

(SS Trinita)

 

 

Dante

 

Machaevelli

 

Botticelli

 

 

 

Badia Fiorentina

 

 

Santa Croce

 

Santa Maria Novella

 

The Bersagliere Parade through Florence to Celebrate Liberation in 1945 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Museo dell'Opera del Duomo

 

 

Florence Duomo and Skylines

 

The Florence Duomo

 

The Florence Baptistery

 

 

 

Brunelleschi's

Ospedale degli Innocenti

(Foundling Hospital)

 

 

Ognissanti and Amerigo Vespucci

 

 

San Miniato al Monte

 

 

Orsanmichele

 

 

 

 

The Uffizi Gallery

 

 

The Vasari Corridor and its

Artist Self-Portraits 

 

 

The Galleria Palatina

(Pitti Palace)

 

The Bargello Museum

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

Florence Last Supper Frescos

 

 

Certosa di Firenze

in preparation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

San Salvi Last Supper

 

 

Foglino Last Supper

 

 

Sant'Apollonia Last Supper

 

 

Cenacolo della Calza

Last Supper

 

 
 

Link to Paradoxplace Florence Restaurant Listing

 

Books about Florence, the Italian Renaissance and Later Middle Ages

 

Museum Information - Compiled in 2004 pre-www days!

Gallery Bookings (inc Uffizi) 055 29 4883,  Vasari Corridor 055 265 4321

With the Uffizi (closed Monday) you can buy tickets at the gallery the day before you want to go.

Polo Museale Fiorentino, who administer all the Florence Museums

The Florence Tourist Information Offices (Pz Stazione, opp SMN Station, and elsewhere) have information sheets showing all of the places you can go to in Florence, and their opening times.

Link to what's on, maps and descriptions of the great galleries and buildings of Florence

 

 

 

 

Map of Florence  

 

Gold Florin - second half of the 1300s - Bargello Museum

 

watercolour from an engraving by Francesco Roselli (from "The Papacy" by Paul Johnson)

 

Florence c1490 - two years' before the death of Lorenzo il Magnifico, the fall of Granada and the discovery of the Americas - "the end of the middle ages"

 

 

 

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