Essays Tagged: "Florence Cathedral"

Michelangelo Defend my dead painting now, Giovanni, and my honor not being in a good place nor I a painter.

ngelo himself; the twelve large-scale apostles to be executed in as many years for the Cathedral of Florence; the huge fresco painting of the Battle of Cascina barely started; the first designs for th ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Letter to christopher columbus

Dear Christopher Columbus, On my travels through Europe, I landed the magnificent city of Florence. I've never been somewhere so amazing! My favorite place was the Fortezza di Belvedere. As ... f a star with buildings inside the star-like fortified walls. From the towers you could see most of Florence and the Arno River. It is such a beautiful view from the fort. When I was told that invader ...

(2 pages) 50 1 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Humanities, The Art of Architecture prepared on structures such as: "The Collsseum" and "The Westminster Abbey". Arts and Culture by: Rebold Janetts Benton and Robert Di Yanni

er Abbey in London with its fan vaulting The Westminster Abbey(the lacy effect of the corners), the Florence Cathedral like the Notre-Dame and the Saint-Chapelle in Paris, and the Westminster Abbey in ...

(3 pages) 54 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Brunelleschi's dome

I'm writing about Brunelleschi's dome atop the Cathedral of Florence, I chose this work because it not only illustrates what one man can accomplish when he has ... also because its such a beautiful piece of architecture and the first thing you see when you enter Florence. Another beautiful thing about it is that Brunelleschi wasn't an architect, or a carpenter, ... self supporting dome of that size.The dome his breathtakingly large and sits atop the Cathedral of Florence, with clay colored shingles on the roof and a steeple at the top. It looks to be the size o ...

(4 pages) 30 0 2.6 May/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts


July, 15, 1536 I just got back from Florence! It was the most outstanding and breathtaking place I have seen in my life! Florence is loc ... standing and breathtaking place I have seen in my life! Florence is located in north central Italy. Florence is famous for being the birthplace of the Renaissance. It is home of some amazing accomplis ...

(1 pages) 12 0 3.7 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


lpture/equestrian_statue_of_gattamelata]Donatello, or Donato di Niccolo di Betto Bardi, was born in Florence in 1403. He was the son of Niccolo di Betto Bardi who was a member of the Florentine Wool C ... se it was seen as a symbol for the power of the underdog, which was widely perceived as symbolizing Florence in their defeat of the Duke of Milan. Florence did not have as potent a military force as M ...

(5 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays