Florence: The Paintings and Frescoes 1250-1743

Florence: The Paintings and Frescoes 1250-1743

Ross King and Anja Grebe Hardcover in slipcase, 766 pages; 2015
#UK4152 $75.00 $45.00

If you are seeking a spectacular present to dazzle the art- and/or Italy-lover you know, look no further! Florence will not disappoint. Nearly 2,000 works of art - every painting currently on display in the Uffizi, the Galleria Palatina of the Pitti Palace, the Accademia, and the Duomo (plus many more masterpieces from twenty-eight other museums and churches in and around Florence) - are reproduced in this stunning book, in full color and with detailed captions. Author Ross King provides lively and fascinating commentary on the evolution of Florentine art and the cultural context for each period, and art historian Anja Grebe offers illuminating essays about 250 of the most iconic pieces. There are even two removable maps of the city - one from the Renaissance and one from the present day. Give the gift of a breathtaking tour through the treasures of Florence - no passport required! (AG)

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