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Architecture along the via Maggio, Florence.

Lieberman, Ralph.

Check holdings at Special Collections  L3 : PHOTO ARCHIVE - RENAISSANCE TO MODERN  (88.P.15 )()

  • Title:
    Architecture along the via Maggio, Florence.
  • Author/Creator: Lieberman, Ralph.
  • Creation Date: 1988
  • Biographical/Historical Note: Architectural historian and photographer specializing in Italian architecture of the 15th and 16th centuries.
  • Physical Desc.: 490 photographic prints : b&w, 40 col. ; 10 x 8 in..
  • Summary: Photographic survey designed to reflect the character of a Renaissance street through documentation of each building along the via Maggio in Florence, Italy, from piazza Frescobaldi to piazza San Felice. Buildings were photographed in groups of two or three to show their relative scale as well as their relationship to each other. The survey also includes general views of the via Maggio, views of individual buildings, and details of architectural ornament, fresco decoration, bust portraits, insignia and coats-of-arms attached to buildings, and details of doors and windows. Interior views include courtyards, details of columns, arches, and ceilings. Buildings are identified by their street number; two are identified by name, the house of Bianca Cappello and the Palazzo Ricasoli-Firidolfi, with more extensive photographic documentation of each.
  • Language: English
  • Notes: Title devised.
  • Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs
    Silver-dye bleach prints
  • Subjects: Streets -- Italy -- Florence Architecture -- Italy -- Florence Architecture, Renaissance -- Italy -- Florence Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Italy -- Florence Via Maggio (Florence, Italy) Florence (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc
  • LC Call Number: NA1121.F7 L54
  • ID/Accession Number: 1385-012
  • Access/Rights: Open for use by qualified researchers.
    Photographs and permission to publish must be obtained from copyright holder(s).
  • OCLC Record Number: 83289687
  • Source: GRI Library Catalog

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