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The Virgin and Child with SS. Pope Gregory the Great, John the Baptist, John the Evangelist, Julian, Dominic, and Francis
by Benozzo Gozzoli (1476)

In the new repainted European Renaissance Gallery room 201 of the National Gallery of Canada you will find this painting with a very beautiful golden frame to enhance this very large tableau. 843 more words

Early Bird

I am not naturally an early bird. However, I do like getting up early. If I can drag myself out of bed, I find those early hours much more productive. 60 more words


Part 6: Tuscany, Italy- Florence & Pisa

From Venice, I continued my Italian circuit by going to the heart of the Renaissance: Florence. There were several items of interest that I wanted to see: Brunelleschi’s Duoma, the architectural icon of Florence, Michelangelo’s David, and Botecelli’s Birth of Venus. 2,289 more words

April Tour