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Lucifer in the Hell, mosaics in the Baptistry of San Giovanni, #Florence.

Ceiling Mosaic: Damnation caption: The punishments of the damned. Detail of Last Judgment scene in the Byzantine-style ceiling mosaic, century.

FLORENCE BAPTISTERY MOSAIC

15 Different Interpretations of Hell in Art - Mosaic of Hell - Wow, who knew Hell was such a scary, spooky place? This is one piece of work by Coppo di Marcovaldo (c. 1225 – c. And look: the Devil has abs!

First edition of the complete works of Tacitus.This edition also contains the ten most missing leaves at the end of the Vita Agricolae. None other than the Medici Pope Leo X had discovered the manuscript of the first five books of the Annals and can acquire a copy of the 9th century (from Corvey in Westphalia, today in the Laurentian in Florence).

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Engraving of Giorgio Vasari bust

Learn more about Giorgio Vasari, a great personality of Florence. He covered a number of different subjects, including writing, painting, and planning.

Coppo di Marcovaldo mosaic in Florence Baptistry

The origins of the Baptistry of Florence (Battistero di San Giovanni) are in part mysterious.

Sepulchral slab in honour of Cosimo de'Medici (Cosimo the Elder) by Andrea del Verrocchio in the church above the tomb in the basement of Cosimo de'Medici at the Basilica di San Lorenzo, Florence.

Sepulchral slab in honor of Cosimo de' Medici (Cosimo the Elder or il Vecchio, by Andrea del Verrocchio in the church above the tomb in the basement of Cosimo de' Medici at the Basilica di San Lorenzo, Florence.

The ancient San Giovanni di Dio Hospital in Florence, today the hospital is called #Torregalli and is out of the #Florence city center in a new building.

The ancient San Giovanni di Dio Hospital in Florence, today the hospital is called and is out of the city center in a new building.

Moraga Mosaic Staircase in San Franscisco!  Looks incredible!

San Francisco's Secret Mosaic Staircase - The Avenue Tiles Steps count 163 steps at & Moraga. Irish ceramist Aileen Barr and mosaic artist Colette Crutcher created the mosaic steps with the help of 300 volunteers and unveiled the project in

The wonderful Bardini Garden, which provides one of the most beautiful views of the city of Florence, is situated only a few hundred metres from Costa San Giorgio and the back gate of the Boboli Gardens

The wonderful Bardini Garden, which provides one of the most beautiful views of the city of Florence, is situated only a few hundred metres from Costa San Giorgio and the back gate of the Boboli Gardens

Inside Inferno, following Langdon's footsteps in Florence, Venice and Istanbul - Church of San Geremia

Inside Inferno, a visit to the 3 cities of the book.

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