Art In Tuscany

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Renaissance Art Masterpieces in Florence

Florence was the birthplace of Renaissance art, so understandably the city has a lot in...

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Top frescoes in Florence

You can't go to Florence without seeing a few frescoes. And with everything from the...

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Botticelli The Birth of Venus – What is the meaning of this painting?

Botticelli The Birth of Venus is one of the most famous paintings of all time. One...

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Uffizi Gallery highlights – The masterpieces not to be missed

It's not easy to pick Uffizi Gallery highlights, with its countless works of art that...

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Top 10 Romanesque churches outside Florence

Tuscany is church-spotting heaven. Beyond the famous Cathedrals of Florence, Pisa and Siena, lie scores...

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Botticelli Spring – La Primavera, a mythological riddle

"Allegory of Spring" by Botticelli is one of those iconic paintings that have conquered the...

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Botticelli in Florence – See his most celebrated paintings in Florence

Here we explore some of Botticelli's masterpieces that can be found in Florence. From the...

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Pazzi Chapel – Iconic Renaissance architecture in Florence

The Pazzi Chapel is located in the first cloister of the Church of Santa Croce...

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See Leonardo da Vinci’s paintings in the Uffizi Gallery

The Uffizi Gallery opened the new Leonardo Room in July 2018, where visitors can now...

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Legend of the True Cross fresco cycle

Art critics don't agree on much, but the Legend of the True Cross by Piero...

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Monte Oliveto Maggiore Abbey

The Monte Oliveto maggiore Abbey, one of the loveliest rural monasteries in Tuscany, is set...

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Pisa Baptistery – Top 10 interesting facts

Pisa Baptistery stands proudly in the Square of Miracles, sharing the piazza with its more famous...

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The Magi Chapel – Fresco cycle in Palazzo Medici Riccardi, Florence

The Chapel in Palazzo Medici Riccardi in Florence was lavishly frescoed by Renaissance painter Benozzo...

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Santa Fina Chapel by Ghirlandaio

If you only have time to see one thing in San Gimignano, let it be...

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TOP 8 Churches in Tuscany outside Florence

Churches in Tuscany are home to some of the finest art and architecture in western...

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Piero della Francesca artworks in Tuscany, a complete itinerary

Tuscany gave birth to one of Italy's much admired painters of all time, the enigmatic Piero...

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Top Sights in Tuscany

Here's a list of some of the top sights in Tuscany. See the views, paintings, and...

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Florence Top Sights – An insider’s guide to the best of Florence

Discover the top sights in Florence, the attractions that should be on every traveller's list. From the...

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Leonardo da Vinci events in Italy 2019

The 2nd May 2019 marks the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci,...

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The Medici palaces in Florence: meet the Medici in their hometown

The Medici palaces are an enduring symbol of Tuscany's most famous family. One that dominated...

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