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Loggia dei Lanzi

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Piazza della Signoria, Florence, 50122

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Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence, Italy : Reviews of Loggia dei Lanzi - Yahoo! Travel
Also called the Loggia della Signoria, the Loggia was named the Loggia dei Lanzi when the Duke Alessandro de'Medici made it the camp of the Lanzichenecchi after ...
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iExplore Community: Loggia dei Lanzi - Florence, Italy
On the far right is the manneristic celebrated group Rape of the Sabine Women by the Flemish artist Jean de Boulogne, better known as Giambologna. This impressive work was made from one imperfect block of white marble, the largest block ever transported to Florence. The original is now in the Galler...
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Loggia dei Lanzi (loggia, Florence, Italy) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
The Renaissance began in Italy, where there was always a residue of Classical feeling in architecture. A Gothic building such as the Loggia dei Lanzi in Florence was characterized by a large round arch instead of the usual Gothic pointed arch and preserved the simplicity and monumentality of Classic...
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Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence | MyTravelGuide.com
Also called the Loggia della Signoria, the Loggia was named the Loggia dei Lanzi when the Duke Alessandro de'Medici made it the camp of the Lanzichenecchi after the fall of the Florentine Republic. It was the Signoria which commissioned a great Loggia for public use in 1350. The job was started by O...
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Tuscany.PodTravels.tv » Video Blog Archive » Show # 82 - Florence: Loggia dei Lanzi Travel Video Podcast [iPod Video MP4/H264]
The Loggia dei Lanzi is on the corner of the Piazza della Signoria next to the Uffizi Gallery. Standing on the left is Benvenuto Cellini’s bronze statue of the Greek Hero Perseo holding the Medusa’s head in his hand, whilst Gian Bologna’s famous Rape of the Sabine Women is on the r...
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