THE GOLDEN AGE OF THE MEDICISGEM Florence ART 23 - 26. X. 2018
SECTION FLORENCE AND THE GOLDEN AGE OF THE MEDICI
FLORENCE BEFORE THE MEDICI +
Matilda of Tuscany, the death of Matilda of Tuscany, Council the Signoria of Florence, Early Florence and the Etruscans, Roman Florence, Post Roman Florence, Giotto, Dante Alighieri, Giovanni Boccaccio, etc.
THE RISE OF THE MEDICI FAMILY +
The Medici Bank—then Europe's largest bank, the introduction of a Proportional System of taxation, Giovanni Di Bicci, Cosimo the Elder, Piero the Gouty, Lorenzo the Magnificent, Piero the Unlucky, etc.
FLORENCE WITHOUT THE MEDICI +
Period 1494-1512, the death of Lorenzo with his younger brother Giuliano during Easter services, the period when anti-Medici factions took control of Florence, etc.
THE RETURN OF THE MEDICI +
Giuliano Duke of Nemours, Lorenco Duke of Urbino, the raise to power of the House of Medici, etc.
THE MEDICI AND THE PAPACY +
The Papal States, the Patrons of the Art masterpieces, Giovanni Pope Leo X, Giulio Pope Clement VII, Alessandro Duke of Florence, the bankruptcy of the Vatican coffers and accrued massive debts, etc.
THE MEDICI GRAND DUCHY +
Cosimo I, Francesco I, Ferdinando I, the Medici in Livorno, the purchase of the portion of the island of Elba from the Republic of Genoa, the marriage of Francesco and Johanna of Austria, etc.
THE MEDICI QUEENS +
Catherine de' Medici early life, Catherine de' Medici marriage, the Catherine de' Medici`s powers, Maria Queen of France early life, the negotiations of the marriage of Maria Queen of France, Maria Queen of France - the longest service of any queen of France, etc.
THE LAST GRAND DUKES +
THE LAST GRAND DUKES
THE END OF A DINASTY +
Anna Maria Luisa Palatine Electress, the Patto di Famiglia ("family pact"), the "Lorrainers", the Tuscany's temporary inclusion in the territories of the Austrian crown, etc.