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2018 Dec 06

Thursday Seminar: “Florence as New Jerusalem. The Rite of Lo Scoppio del Carro and the Regular Miracle of the Holy Fire in Jerusalem”

Location: 

Gould Hall, I Tatti
6:00pm to 7:30pm

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The Renaissance city of Florence, known throughout the world as a capital of artistic production, was conceived as an image of New Jerusalem and thus as a powerful sacred space.... Read more about Thursday Seminar: “Florence as New Jerusalem. The Rite of Lo Scoppio del Carro and the Regular Miracle of the Holy Fire in Jerusalem”

2018 Nov 08

Rinascimenti: Robert Klein

Location: 

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(All day)

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In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Robert Klein (1918-2018), this conference will bring together scholars to reconsider the published and unpublished works of one of the most erudite and inventive art historians of the twentieth century. ... Read more about Rinascimenti: Robert Klein

2018 Sep 27

Thursday Seminar "Saving the soul of Giovanni di Bicci de’ Medici: function and design in the Old Sacristy"

Location: 

Gould Hall, I Tatti
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Giovanni di Bicci de’ Medici (c.1360-1429) – one of the richest and most eminent Florentines of his day – was buried in the Old Sacristy of San Lorenzo in Florence. But why did he choose a sacristy as his burial place?

... Read more about Thursday Seminar "Saving the soul of Giovanni di Bicci de’ Medici: function and design in the Old Sacristy"

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