Lorenzo dei Medici and Renaissance Italy.

  • 176 Pages
  • 2.19 MB
  • English
Macmillan , New York
Medici, Lorenzo de", -- 1449-1492., Renaissance -- I
SeriesTeach yourself history library
LC ClassificationsDG737.9 .A6
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 176 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18457199M

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Lorenzo dei Medici and Renaissance Italy, [Cecilia M Ady] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(1). Lorenzo dei Medici and Renaissance Italy. London: English Universities Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Lorenzo de' Medici; Lorenzo de' Medici; Lorenzo de' Medici: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Cecilia M Ady.

Comment: Title: Lorenzo dei medici and renaissance Italy., Publisher: English Universities press, Binding: Hardcover, pages. Unclipped jacket printed with text only over pale green cloth with black lettering to spine.

Pages remain mostly clear and bright with minimal tanning and foxing throughout, light occasional marking.5/5(2). Lorenzo de’ Medici, Florentine statesman, ruler, and patron of arts and letters, the most brilliant of the Medici.

He ruled Florence with his younger brother, Giuliano (–78), from to and, after the latter’s assassination, was sole ruler from to Upon the death of his father. Lorenzo dei Medici and Renaissance Italy. New York, Macmillan [?] (OCoLC) Named Person: Lorenzo de' Medici; Lorenzo de' Medici: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Cecilia M Ady.

Lorenzo de’ Medici, (January 1, – April 8, ) was a Florentine politician and one of the most prominent patrons of arts and culture in Italy. During his reign as de facto leader of the Florentine Republic, he held together political alliances while sponsoring artists and encouraging the peak of the Italian Renaissance.

The Book of Hours of Lorenzo de' Medici is a remarkable manuscript preserved at the Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana in Florence. The small and lavish codex is comparable to a jewel because of the preciousness of the stones that decorate the binding and the elegant illuminations attributed to Francesco Rosselli.

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Lorenzo de' Medici and Renaissance Italy book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. From Alexander the Great to Queen Victoria the /5. Lorenzo de’ Medici, also known as Lorenzo the Magnificent, was an Italian politician, statesman, diplomat, banker and de facto ruler of the Republic of Florence.

Considered to be one of the most influential patrons of artists, poets, and scholars during the Italian Renaissance, he ushered in the Golden Age of Florence and funded many public.

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The Best-Known Books by Lorenza de’ Medici di Ottajano. Italy the Beautiful Cookbook (Knapp Press, September ) The Renaissance of Italian cooking (Fawcett Columbine, ) The Renaissance of Italian gardens (Fawcett Columbine, ) The villa table (Pavilion, ) Lorenza’s antipasti (C.

Medici Medici giraffe Lorenzo de' Medici Timeline [edit]Further reading Miles J. Unger, Magnifico: The Brilliant Life and Violent Times of Lorenzo de Medici (Simon and Schuster ) is a vividly colorful new biography of this true "renaissance man", the uncrowned ruler of Florence during its golden age.

Lorenzo de 'Medici is a direct descendant of the Medici family, one of the most important in history, whose patronage fostered the creation of the greatest works of the Renaissance, was born in Milan (Italy) and spent his childhood in Switzerland.

Some forty years later the so-called Medici Academy was created in Florence, under the sponsorship of Lorenzo de’ Medici. It was administered by sculptor Bertoldo di Giovanni, a Medici favorite. Artists and young patricians met at a property the Medici owned around the Piazza San Marco—a pleasant retreat with rooms, loggias, and a garden.

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For the members of the Medici Medici, Italian family that directed the destinies of Florence from the 15th cent. until Of obscure origin, they rose to immense wealth as merchants and bankers, became affiliated through marriage with the.

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Lorenzo de' Medici (1 January – 9 April ) was an Italian statesman and de facto ruler of the Florentine Republic during the Italian was called Lorenzo the Magnificent (Lorenzo il Magnifico) by was a diplomat, politician and patron of scholars, artists, and is probably best known for what he gave to the world of art.

In Renaissance Italy, the family dynasties governing the various city-states cultivated a tradition of literary and artistic members of the Medici family, including Cosimo the Elder, his son Piero, and his grandson Lorenzo the Magnificent were the most distinguished patrons of the arts in Florence.

The return to power of the family after the Republican period () led to. The central role played by the aesthetic ideology and taste of the patron is a key motif throughout the book.

The author discusses Lorenzo's principal sources of inspiration, including family tradition, trips taken to Italian courts, ancient and modern literature, and, most strikingly, relationships initiated in early youth with architects, engineers, and artisans, including masters like.

The Florentines were not happy that one of their favourites would be marrying a Roman, so he hosted a great tournament to appease them, which became the subject of a poem by Luigi Pulci, “La Giostra” di Lorenzo de’ Medici.

Four months later, Clarice arrived in great fanfare for the wedding, presented on a magnificent horse with fifty knights. Lorenzo dei Medici and Renaissance Italy by Ady, C.M.

and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Medici family name evokes a glorious image of Renaissance Italy, especially Florence, with its valuable works of art, magnificent palaces and their fabulous wealth; but also refers to a darker world, but no less attractive, intrigue and corruption, ruthless struggle for power.

Today we are fascinated by the world of the Medici. Book of Hours of Lorenzo de' Medici the Younger. The Book of Hours of Lorenzo de' Medici the Younger is a gem of early 16th century Florentine also contains a political component as a wedding gift from Pope Leo X to his nephew Lorenzo II de marriage between Lorenzo II de Medici and Madeleine de la Tour d´Auvergne sealed the link between the French royal family and Brand: Testimonio Compañía Editorial.

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–d. ) and father Piero (b. –d. ), Lorenzo (b. –d. ) was the third head of the Medici dynasty to use commercial wealth and international banking connections to lead Florence’s dominant political faction, to undermine its republican constitution, and exercise strategic influence over its relations with other states.Istituto Lorenzo de' Medici, Florence, Italy.

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