9 edition of Treasures of the Medici found in the catalog.
1992 by Vendome Press, Distributed in the USA and Canada by Rizzoli International Publications in New York, NY .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 234-235) and index.
|Statement||Anna Maria Massinelli, Filippo Tuena ; photographs by Alfredo Dagli Orti.|
|Contributions||Tuena, Filippo M.|
|LC Classifications||NK550.I82 M42613 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||239 p. :|
|Number of Pages||239|
|LC Control Number||92012965|
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The title of the book would seem indicate the focus of Treasures of the Medici book book is HOW the Medici came to power and HOW The writing is well done and the subject matter, the Medici, SHOULD be interesting. But the author seems to focus on the more trivial details of this family's life and times/5.
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Treasures of the Medici User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Patrons to three centuries of sculptors, carvers, and gold- and silversmiths, the fabled Medici family of Florence amassed an enormous collection of precious objets d'art during their lengthy reign Written: Get this from a library.
Treasures of the Medici. [Anna Maria Massinelli; Filippo M Tuena] -- The members of the legendary Medici family amassed a fabulous hoard in the course of their long reign over Florence. This incredible assemblage of rings, statuettes, vases, brooches, and other. It was here that the most valuable treasures of the Medici dynasty were kept in order to elicit the curiosity and wonder of the family's distinguished visitors and guests.
Get this from a library. Treasures of the Medici. [Anna Maria Massinelli; Filippo M Tuena] -- Published on the occasion of the th anniversary of the death of Lorenzo the magnificent, this richly illustrated volume is a catalogue for an exhibition which has never been assembled.
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