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History develops, art stands still: An art historian journeys into the Renaissance
Winter 2013

The Tornabuoni family of Renaissance Florence, Italy, were patrons of the arts and, as WSU art historian Maria Deprano explains, appeared in many pieces.

Categories: Fine Arts, History
Tags: Renaissance, Italy, Florence, Art history

A measure of time and history
Fall 2010
Matthew Cohen started wondering if what he knew of Renaissance architecture was true when he stepped into the San Lorenzo Basilica in Florence with a measuring tape.The Italian city, known as the birthplace of the Renaissance, is home to many o...
Categories: Architecture and design
Tags: Renaissance, Italy, Filippo Brunelleschi