• The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of The Madonna & Child above the door to the The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • Frescoes of the Sacristy depicting the life of Saint Benedict dating from 1387 and commissioned by Benedetto degli Alberti  .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • Frescoes of the Sacristy depicting the life of Saint Benedict dating from 1387 and commissioned by Benedetto degli Alberti  .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • Icons on the medieval altar of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • Mredieval Gothic frescoes in San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The medieval mosaic of Christ between the Virgin and St Minias (1260). .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • Mredieval Gothic frescoes in San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • Mredieval Gothic frescoes in San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The medieval mosaic of Christ between the Virgin and St Minias (1260). .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The medieval mosaic of Christ between the Virgin and St Minias (1260). .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The Romanesque marble facade & mosaic begun in about 1090 of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The Romanesque marble facade & mosaic begun in about 1090 of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The Romanesque marble facade & mosaic begun in about 1090 of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The Romanesque marble facade & mosaic begun in about 1090 of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The medieval mosaic of Christ between the Virgin and St Minias (1260). .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The Romanesque marble facade & mosaic begun in about 1090 of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The medieval mosaic of Christ between the Virgin and St Minias (1260). .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The medieval mosaic of Christ between the Virgin and St Minias (1260). .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The medieval mosaic of Christ between the Virgin and St Minias (1260). .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • Fresco of the Last Judgement on the inside of the Dome by Vasari, begun in 1568, and completed by Federico Zuccaro in 1579. Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Bronze doors of the Porta Maggiore, by Amalia Dupre.  Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statues of the Virgin Mary flanked by the Apostles and the  the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • The right door mosaic and the fine Gothic architectural detail  of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • The main central door ( Porta Maggiore ) mosaic and the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statue of  of Saint Reparata on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Campinale  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) from the top of the Dome.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Campinale  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) from the top of the Dome.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • View of the Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ), and its campinale & Baptistry  from Piazza del Duomo.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • View of the Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ), and its campinale & Baptistry  from Piazza del Duomo.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Rooftop view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Rooftop view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Rooftop view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Rooftop view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statues of the Virgin Mary flanked by the Apostles and the  the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • The main central door ( Porta Maggiore ) mosaic and the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • The main central door ( Porta Maggiore ) mosaic and the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statue of Pope Eugene IV (1383 - 25 February 1447), born Gabriele Condulmer, was pope from 3 March 1431 until his death on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Campinale  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) from the top of the Dome.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Campinale  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) from the top of the Dome.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Campinale  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) from the top of the Dome.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Panoramic view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • View of the Dome of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ), from the campinale.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • View of the Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ), and its campinale & Baptistry  from Piazza del Duomo.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Bronze doors of the Porta Maggiore, by Amalia Dupre.  Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Fresco of the Last Judgement on the inside of the Dome by Vasari, begun in 1568, and completed by Federico Zuccaro in 1579. Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Bronze doors of the Porta Maggiore, by Amalia Dupre.  Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Roase window and facade of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Roase window and facade of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • A detail crop of the lunette, pediment and tondo and the 14th c. sculptures. Note the file size. The lunette sculpture set is a ?Virgin and Child with Two Angels? by Lorenzo di Giovanni d'Ambroglio. In the tondo are two figures wrapping Christ in his shroud, supported by two angels in the lower spaces. The Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statues of the Apostles and the  the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statues of the Virgin Mary flanked by the Apostles and the  the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Theright door mosaic and the fine Gothic architectural detail and Rose window of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Sculpture of  Cardinal Pietro Valeriani (Valerianus Legatus), who blessed the Duomo's foundations in 1296.on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Bishop Agostino Tinacci (Tinaccius Episc.), who blessed the first pilaster in 1357  on  the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statue of  of Saint Reparata on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statue of  of Saint Reparata on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Campinale  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) from the top of the Dome.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Central doors  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Campinale  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) from the top of the Dome.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • The Renaissance Bell Tower of the Florence Duomo, Italy. A UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Panoramic view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • View of the Dome of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ), from the campinale.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Rooftop view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Rooftop view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Fresco of the Last Judgement on the inside of the Dome by Vasari, begun in 1568, and completed by Federico Zuccaro in 1579. Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Fresco of the Last Judgement on the inside of the Dome by Vasari, begun in 1568, and completed by Federico Zuccaro in 1579. Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statues of the Apostles and the  the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • The right door mosaic and the fine Gothic architectural detail and Rose window of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • close up of Gothic bas-relief sculptures on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • close up of Gothic bas-relief sculptures on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Campinale  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) from the top of the Dome.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Rooftop view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • The interior of the Bapistry of Florence  Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) with the medieval ceiling mosaics. Florence Italy
  • The interior of the Bapistry of Florence  Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) with the altar and  medieval ceiling mosaics of Christ and the last judgement . Florence Italy
  • The interior of the Bapistry of Florence  Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) with the medieval ceiling mosaics. Florence Italy
  • The interior of the Bapistry of Florence  Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) with the medieval ceiling mosaics. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • Scenes from the early Renaissance south door of the Baptistry of Florence ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) made by Andrea Pisano in 1329 showing scenes from the life of John The Baptist , made in bronze and guilded in gold. The Bapistry of the Duomo, Florence Italy
  • Scenes from the early Renaissance " Gates of Paradise" door of the Baptistry of Florence ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) made by Ghiberti in 1425 , made in bronze and guilded in gold. The Bapistry of the Duomo, Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • Scenes from the early Renaissance " Gates of Paradise" door of the Baptistry of Florence ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) made by Ghiberti in 1425 , made in bronze and guilded in gold. The Bapistry of the Duomo, Florence Italy
  • Scenes from the early Renaissance " Gates of Paradise" door of the Baptistry of Florence ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) made by Ghiberti in 1425 , made in bronze and guilded in gold. The Bapistry of the Duomo, Florence Italy
  • Scenes from the early Renaissance south door of the Baptistry of Florence ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) made by Andrea Pisano in 1329 showing scenes from the life of John The Baptist , made in bronze and guilded in gold. The Bapistry of the Duomo, Florence Italy
  • Scenes from the early Renaissance " Gates of Paradise" door of the Baptistry of Florence ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) made by Ghiberti in 1425 , made in bronze and guilded in gold. The Bapistry of the Duomo, Florence Italy
  • Scenes from the early Renaissance " Gates of Paradise" door of the Baptistry of Florence ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) made by Ghiberti in 1425 , made in bronze and guilded in gold. The Bapistry of the Duomo, Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) showing the Devil in scenes from the Last Judgement Day started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) showing Jesus Christ with arms stretched revealing the stigmata,  started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The interior of the Bapistry of Florence  Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) with the medieval ceiling mosaics. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) showing the three wise men on their way to visit the baby Jesus,  started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) showing Adam & Eve being tempted by Satin in the form of a snake and being expelled from the Garden of Eden by the Archangel Gabriel ( top panel from left to right),  Started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) showing Jesus Christ ,  started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) showing Jesus Christ on the cross,  started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ), showing Christ between angels. This panel is strongly influenced by Byxantine style probably through the Venetian craftsmen who made them. The angels are made to a typical Byzantine style and Christ is making the Orthododox blessing of the Eastern church with his hand.  Started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) showing probably showing the arch angel Gabriel Gabriel revealing the coming of the Messaiah to Jon the Baptist ,  started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) showing an Anel telling the sleeping three wise men to travel and find the baby Jesus ,  started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) showing Mary having given birth to Jesus who is lying in a manger which shows the influence of the Franciscan Friar who oversaw the mosic work,  Jacopo da Torrita, who was following the tradition of Christ being born in a stable invented by St. Francis,  started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • The Medieval mosaics of the ceiling of The Baptistry of Florence Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) started in 1225 by Venetian craftsmen in a Byzantine style and completed in the 14th century. Florence Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Pizza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Pizza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Pizza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade. Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade. Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade.  Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Statue of Cosimo Medicci  - Plazza Della Signora - Florence Italy.
  • Statue of Cosimo Medicci  - Plazza Della Signora - Florence Italy.
  • Statue of Cosimo Medicci  - Plazza Della Signora - Florence Italy.
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Statue of Cosimo Medicci  - Plazza Della Signora - Florence Italy.
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade.  Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade.  Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade. Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade. Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade.  Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade.  Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade.  Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade.  Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Church Tower - Florence - Italy
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Facade - Florence Italy.
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Facade - Florence Italy.
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Facade - Florence Italy.
  • Statue of Cosimo Medicci  - Plazza Della Signora - Florence Italy.
  • Palazzio Vecchio - Florence Italy.
  • Palazzio Vecchio - Florence Italy.
  • Fountain & Statue of Neptune - Plazza Della Signora - Florence Italy.
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade. Piazza del Duomo, Sienna Italy
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Detail Of Door - Florence Italy.
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Facade - Florence Italy.
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Detail Of Door - Florence Italy.
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Detail Of Door - Florence Italy.
  • Medieval Byzantine style mosaics of Christ in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Byzantine style mosaics of Christ in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Byzantine style mosaics of Christ in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Catherderal and Leaning Tower - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Catherderal and Leaning Tower - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • Grotesque Medieval pillar capital sculpture on the exterior of the Duomo Pisa
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval relief sculpturs on the pulpit  in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Byzantine style mosaics of Christ in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Byzantine style mosaics of Christ in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • Grotesque Medieval pillar capital sculpture on the exterior of the Duomo Pisa
  • Medieval Sculptures of the  exterior of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the  exterior of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the  exterior of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Roman lettering in the reused masonary from an earlier Roman temple in the exterior of the Duomo Pisa, Italy. This stone was placed upside.
  • Roman lettering in the reused masonary from an earlier Roman temple in the exterior of the Duomo Pisa, Italy
  • Interior of the Duomo, Pisa Italy
  • Urn of St Ranieri , The chapel of San Ranieri, Pisa Duomo, Italy
  • Medieval relief sculpturs on the pulpit  in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Byzantine style mosaics of Christ in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Byzantine style mosaics of Christ in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Byzantine style mosaics of Christ in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • Byzantine style mosaics of Christ in the interior of the Duomo, Pisa, Italy
  • The  interior of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • Frescoes of the Sacristy depicting the life of Saint Benedict dating from 1387 and commissioned by Benedetto degli Alberti  .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • Frescoes of the Sacristy depicting the life of Saint Benedict dating from 1387 and commissioned by Benedetto degli Alberti  .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • Frescoes of the Sacristy depicting the life of Saint Benedict dating from 1387 and commissioned by Benedetto degli Alberti  .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The medieval mosaic of Christ between the Virgin and St Minias (1260). .San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The Romanesque marble facade & mosaic begun in about 1090 of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The Romanesque marble facade & mosaic begun in about 1090 of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • The Romanesque marble facade & mosaic begun in about 1090 of San Miniato al Monte (St. Minias on the Mountain) basilica , Florence, Italy.
  • Statue of  of Saint Reparata on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Roase window and facade of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statues of the Apostles and the  the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • The right door mosaic and the fine Gothic architectural detail and Rose window of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Campinale  of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) from the top of the Dome.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Panoramic view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • View of the Dome of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ), from the campinale.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Rooftop view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Rooftop view of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Bronze doors of the Porta Maggiore, by Amalia Dupre.  Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Roase window and facade of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statues of the Apostles and the  the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statues of the Virgin Mary flanked by the Apostles and the  the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Sculpture of  Cardinal Pietro Valeriani (Valerianus Legatus), who blessed the Duomo's foundations in 1296.on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Bishop Agostino Tinacci (Tinaccius Episc.), who blessed the first pilaster in 1357  on  the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statue of  of Saint Reparata on the facade of  the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • View of the Dome of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ), from the campinale.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • View of the Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ), and its campinale & Baptistry  from Piazza del Duomo.  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Facade of the the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ) built between 1293 & 1436. Italy
  • Statues of the Virgin Mary flanked by the Apostles and the  the fine Gothic architectural detail of  the  of the Gothic-Renaissance Duomo of Florence,  Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower; Firenza ( Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore ).  Built between 1293 & 1436. Italy

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