Italian Renaissance
The Italian Renaissance was the earliest manifestation of the general European Renaissance, a period of great cultural change and achievement that began in Italy during the 14th century and lasted unt...
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Villa d'Este, Tivoli, Italy
Built more than 400 years ago, this villa in the Italian town of Tivoli is one of the finest examples of renaissance architecture and gardens in the world.
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St. Peter's Basilica
The Papal Basilica of Saint Peter (Latin: Basilica Sancti Petri), officially known in Italian as the Basilica Papale di San Pietro in Vaticano and commonly k...
Sofonisba Anguissola
Sofonisba Anguissola (also spelled Anguisciola; c. 1532 - November 16, 1625) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance.
Pietro Perugino
Pietro di Cristoforo Vanucci llamado El Perugino fue un pintor italiano, originario de Città della Pieve (Perugia) de donde recibe su sobrenombre. Se formó a...
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St. Peter's Basilica - History Video
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St. Peter's Basilica - Documentary 1/7
An interesting documentary in 7 parts about the story of the most important place in the world, St.Peter's Basilica. A journey through the centuries, since t...
Medieval Italy
The Italian peninsula has a complicated political history during the medieval period, roughly defined as the time between the collapse of the Western Roman Empire AD 476 and the Italian Warsof 1494 t...
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Italian Renaissance painting
Italian Renaissance painting is the painting of the period beginning in the late 13th century and flourishing from the early 15th to late 16th centuries, occurring in the Italian peninsula, which was ...
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Italian renaissance architecture
Renaissance architecture is the architecture of the period between the early 15th and early 17th centuries in different regions of Europe, demonstrating a conscious revival and development of certain ...
Italian Renaissance garden
The Italian Renaissance garden was a new style of garden which emerged in the late 15th century at villas in Rome and Florence, inspired by classical ideals of order and beauty, and intended for the p...
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Italian Renaissance interior design
Italian Renaissance interior design refers to interior decorations, furnishing and the decorative arts in Italy during the Renaissance period (c. mid-14th century - late-16th century).
Italy, in p...
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Italian Renaissance literature
Italian literature is literature written in the Italian language, particularly within Italy. It may also refer to literature written by Italians or in Italy in other languages spoken in Italy, often l...
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Stipo a bambocci
Stipo a bambocci (plural: Stipi a Bambocci) is a writing cabinet, which was made during the Renaissance in Upper Italy and which can be locked by a fall-front. The characteristic features of the Stipi...
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Basilica Palladiana
The Basilica Palladiana is a Renaissance building in the central Piazza dei Signori in Vicenza, north-eastern Italy. The most notable feature of the edifice is the loggia, which shows one of the first...
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Sant'Apollinare alle Terme Neroniane-Alessandrine
Sant'Apollinare alle Terme is a titular church in Rome, Italy, dedicated to St Apollinare, the first bishop of Ravenna. It is the station church for the Thursday of the fifth week in Lent.
The chu...
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Villa d'Este, Tivoli, Italy
Built more than 400 years ago, this villa in the Italian town of Tivoli is one of the finest examples of renaissance architecture and gardens in the world.
Accademia di San Luca
The Accademia di San Luca, (the "Academy of Saint Luke") was founded in 1577 as an association of artists in Rome (under the directorship of Federico Zuccari from 1593), with the purpose of elevating ...
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Palazzo Schio
Palazzo Schio is a patrician palace of the 16th century in Vicenza, northern Italy, whose facade was designed by the architect Andrea Palladio in 1560.
In 1560 Palladio designed for Bernardo Schio...
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Sofonisba Anguissola
Sofonisba Anguissola (also spelled Anguisciola) (c. 1532 – 16 November 1625) was an Italian Renaissance painter born in Cremona. She received a well-rounded education, that included the fine arts, an...
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