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Villa I Tatti Series 33

San Lorenzo

A Florentine Church

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$100.00 • £80.95 • €90.00

ISBN 9780674975675

Publication Date: 06/05/2017


768 pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

206 color illustrations, 134 halftones, 8 tables

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The scholars go inside and out and from bottom to top, and they deal with the entire complex—the basilica’s architecture, paintings, and sculpture along with that in the sacristies, cloisters, library, Medici Chapel, and piazza—and they present its role in Florentine urbanism, culture, politics, and patronage; address liturgy, preaching, music, and its personnel and operations, even a kitchen sink, neglecting almost nothing.—C. W. Westfall, Choice

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