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Lorenzo de" Medici and Florence in the fifteenth century.

Edward Armstrong

Lorenzo de" Medici and Florence in the fifteenth century.

by Edward Armstrong

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medici, Lorenzo de", -- 1492-1519,
  • Florence (Italy)

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    SeriesHeroes of the nations
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21633545M

      He came to power in fifteenth-century Florence at the age of twenty. In the twenty-odd years of his rule, this banker, politician, international diplomat, free-wheeling poet and songwriter, and energetic revolutionary helped to give shape, tone, and tempo to that truly dazzling time of Lorenzo de' Medici was never an old man/5. By the end of the fifteenth century, Florence was well established as the home of the Renaissance. As generous patrons to the likes of Botticelli and Michelangelo, the ruling Medici embodied the progressive humanist spirit of the age, and in Lorenzo de' Medici (Lorenzo the Magnificent) they possessed a diplomat capable of guarding the.

    The illustrious de' Medici family was prominent in the banking industry, with their institution becoming the largest bank in Europe during the 15th century. Lorenzo's grandfather Cosimo () was the first to combine the family's financial wealth with political influence, gradually establishing his family's prominence in Florence through. Briefly describe the contributions of Lorenzo de' Medici. 1)He was considered the greatest patron of art in fifteenth-century Florence. 2)He used the Medici wealth to commission art and architecture on a scale rarely seen. 3)His court was a center of learning and humanism.

    Lucrezia Tornabuoni de' Medici and the Medici Family in the Fifteenth Century is a fresh, new biography of a Renaissance woman who lived during the heyday of Medici power. A remarkable person in her own right, the author of religious poems and sacred narratives, as well as an accomplished businesswoman, Lucrezia was the mother of Lorenzo the Magnificent, the grandmother of two popes, . Lorenzo de’ Medici – known as the Magnificent – ruled Florence during the second half of the fifteenth century. A politician of exceptional ability, he was also an intellectual and a patron of the arts. De Medici was born in Florence on January 1, , the son of Piero di Cosimo and Lucrezia Tornabuoni.


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Medici, Lorenzo de',Florence (Italy) -- History 15th century Publisher New York: Putnam Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Robarts - University of Pages:   Known as Lorenzo the Magnificent, the Florentine statesman and arts patron is considered the most brilliant of the Medici.

He ruled Florence for some 20 years in the 15th century, during which time he brought stability to the region. Medici, Clarice de (c. –) Florentine variations: Clarice Orsini.

Born around ; died in August (some sources cite ); came from a celebrated Roman noble family, the Orsinis; daughter of Jacopo also known as Giacomo Orsini of Monterotondo; married Lorenzo de Medici, the Magnificent (–, unofficial ruler of Florence), on June 4, ; children: (four.

Based on the book’s subtitle, one would expect to learn about banking, metaphysics and art in fifteenth century Florence, Italy. However, this book is really just about the Medici dynasty, its rise and fall, and only during a year by: The House of Medici (English: / ˈ m ɛ d ɪ tʃ i / MED-i-chee or UK: / m ə ˈ d iː tʃ i / mə-DEE-chee, Italian: [ˈmɛːditʃi]) was an Italian banking family and political dynasty that first began to gather prominence under Cosimo de' Medici in the Republic of Florence during the first half of the 15th century.

The family originated in the Mugello region of Tuscany, and prospered Country: Republic of Florence, Duchy of Florence, Grand.

Lorenzo de’ Medici and Florence in the Fifteenth Century. First edition of Armstrong's authoritative biography on Lorenzo de' Medici. Octavo, original boards, top edge gilt, frontispiece with tissue guard, illustrated. Economics, Children's Books, Photography, Architecture, and Signed Books.

Lorenzo de' Medici was never an old man. He died in at the age of forty-three. He came to power in fifteenth-century Florence at the age of twenty. In the twenty-odd years of his rule, this banker, politician, international diplomat, free-wheeling poet and songwriter, and energetic revolutionary helped to give shape, tone, and tempo to 4/4(60).

Girolamo Savonarola (UK: / ˌ s æ v ɒ n ə ˈ r oʊ l ə /, US: / ˌ s æ v ə n- s ə ˌ v ɒ n-/, Italian: [dʒiˈrɔːlamo savonaˈrɔːla]; 21 September – 23 May ) was an Italian Dominican friar from Ferrara and preacher active in Renaissance was known for his prophecies of civic glory, the destruction of secular art and culture, and his calls for Christian of death: Hanged and burned.

The story reminds us of Lorenzo the Magnificent (Italian: Lorenzo il Magnifico, –) as the greatest of the was a poet, humanist, skilled politician, writer, and patron of the arts.

At the time of Lorenzo, the Medici overcame the opposition of the monk Savonarola and the famous Pazzi conspiracy () during which Lorenzo was wounded, and his brother Giuliano lost. Lorenzo de' Medici and Florence in the fifteenth century. New York: Putnam,© (OCoLC) Named Person: Lorenzo de' Medici; Lorenzo de' Medici: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Edward Armstrong.

Get this from a library. Lorenzo de' Medici and Florence in the fifteenth century. [Edward Armstrong]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Armstrong, Edward, Lorenzo de' Medici and Florence in the fifteenth century. New York: Putnam, Istituto Lorenzo de’ Medici (LdM) is one of the most distinctive and well-established study abroad institutions in prides itself on offering academic and professionally-oriented courses designed to foster a variety of study abroad programs, as well as enrich students’ knowledge, education and skills.

Start studying Humanities Final (chapter 12). Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. What two innovations mark European music during the 15th century? Laurentian Era. The period of Florentine history marked by Lorenzo de' Medici's accomplishments is called the _____.Lorenzo de' Medici and Florence in the fifteenth century.

New York: Putnam, (OCoLC) Named Person: Lorenzo de' Medici; Lorenzo de' Medici: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Edward Armstrong.Giovanni de' Medici (later Pope Leo X) re-conquered the republic in Florence repudiated Medici authority for a second time induring the War of the League of Cognac.

The Medici re-assumed their rule in after an month siege of the city. The Capital: Florence, 43°47′N 11°15′E / °N .