November 2009: Florence

           

         

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Porta al Prato


Our apartment: Residence Porta al Prato


Ognissanti


Santa Maria Novella


Pharmacy


Uffizi gallery


Botticelli: Judith


Birth of Venus


Primavera


Cranach the elder: Luther and his wife


Cranach the elder: self portrait


Caravaggio: Medusa


Dürer: portrait of his father


del Vecchio: Judith


Gentilleschi: Judith slaying Holofernes


Grien


Lippi


Masolini


Piero della Franchesca


Pollaiolo


Raphael: Virgin of the goldfinch


Raphael: self portrait


Titian: Venus d'Urbino


Titian: Venus and Cupid with a Partridge


Vasari's corridor


Palazzo Vecchio


Queue at the entrance


Piazza della Signoria


Duomo


Monument to Sir John Hawkwood


Vasari's frescos


Views from the top of the dome


Interior of the dome


Baptistry doors


Mercato Centrale


Tripe!


Fresco in Baptistry


Baptistry


View from top of department store


Palazzo Vecchio


Bargello Museum


Donatello: David


Leda and the Swan


Giambologna: Florence subduing Pisa


Michelangelo: Bacchus


Piazza del Ciompi: Vasari's Loggia del Pesce


Mercato di Sant'Ambrogio


Graffiti!


San Croce


Michelangelo's tomb


Galileo's tomb


San Croce in 1966 flood


Inner cloister


Prato


Duomo


Gaddi: Legend of the Holy Girdle


Lippi frescos


Donatello's pulpit


Textile Museum


Fiésole


View over the town


Garibaldi meeting King Emmanuel


Pitti Palace


Raphael: La Gravida


Raphael


Titian: Portrait of an Englishman.


Gabbiani: musicians


Views from the Ponte Vecchio


Take-away near our apartment


Sant'Appolonia: del Castagno: Last Supper


Piazza Santissima Annunziata


San Marco: 14th Century mosaic


Interior of Santa Maria Novella