TITLE

'Cosmos, the World od Cosimo': The Iconography of the Uffizi Facade

AUTHOR(S)
Crum, Roger J.
PUB. DATE
June 1989
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun89, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p237
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the significance of Grand Duke Cosimo I de' Medici in the iconography of the Uffizi facade in Florence, Italy. Purpose of the construction of the Uffizi; Role of the Uffizi; Allegories of the facade to historical and mythological founders of Florence.
ACCESSION #
5313993

 

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