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art of Florence

H. H. Powers

art of Florence

an interpretation

by H. H. Powers

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian art and symbolism.,
  • Art -- Italy -- History.,
  • Art -- Italy -- Florence -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby H. H. Powers...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx p., 1
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21948245M

    Buy Art and History of Florence online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    Mini guide to art in Florence. This glorious city is the very cradle of Renaissance Italy. Art lovers flock to its medieval centre for a close-up of famous paintings by the likes of Raphael and. The flood of the Arno in Florence killed people and damaged or destroyed millions of masterpieces of art and rare books. It is considered the worst flood in the city's history since With the combined effort of Italian and foreign volunteers alike, or angeli del fango, many of these fine works have been restored. New methods in conservation were devised and restoration laboratories .

      Novelist, broadcaster and critic Sarah Dunant is the author of eight novels. Her latest, The Birth of Venus, is a tale of art, passion and politics set in Renaissance : Guardian Staff. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Powers, H.H. (Harry Huntington), Art of Florence. New York: Macmillan,


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