• Long shot of the medieval defensive towers of San Gimignano at sunset, Tuscany, Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The so called twin towers of Sangimignano built in the 13th century as defensive towers and also to show prestige and wealth. The Council of San Gimignano ruled that no tower should be built higher than that of the town Hall of San Gimignano so this family built two towers to be ahead of its opposition. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The 13th century medieval wall and towers of San Gimignano. Originally San Gimignano had  70 towers built for protection as a result of feuding families who supported the opposing Guelphs and Ghibellines. Today 12 survive in San Gimignano creating what is called the medieval Manhattan. A UNESCO World Heritage Sites. San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • The 13th century medieval wall and towers of San Gimignano. Originally San Gimignano had  70 towers built for protection as a result of feuding families who supported the opposing Guelphs and Ghibellines. Today 12 survive in San Gimignano creating what is called the medieval Manhattan. A UNESCO World Heritage Sites. San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • Hot Air Balloons over the Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The so called twin towers of Sangimignano built in the 13th century as defensive towers and also to show prestige and wealth. The Council of San Gimignano ruled that no tower should be built higher than that of the town Hall of San Gimignano so this family built two towers to be ahead of its opposition. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The 13th century medieval wall and towers of San Gimignano. Originally San Gimignano had  70 towers built for protection as a result of feuding families who supported the opposing Guelphs and Ghibellines. Today 12 survive in San Gimignano creating what is called the medieval Manhattan. A UNESCO World Heritage Sites. San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • The 13th century medieval wall and towers of San Gimignano. Originally San Gimignano had  70 towers built for protection as a result of feuding families who supported the opposing Guelphs and Ghibellines. Today 12 survive in San Gimignano creating what is called the medieval Manhattan. A UNESCO World Heritage Sites. San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • Chianti vineyards and vines of San Gimignano at sunrise, Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The 13th century medieval wall and towers of San Gimignano. Originally San Gimignano had  70 towers built for protection as a result of feuding families who supported the opposing Guelphs and Ghibellines. Today 12 survive in San Gimignano creating what is called the medieval Manhattan. A UNESCO World Heritage Sites. San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • The 13th century medieval wall and towers of San Gimignano. Originally San Gimignano had  70 towers built for protection as a result of feuding families who supported the opposing Guelphs and Ghibellines. Today 12 survive in San Gimignano creating what is called the medieval Manhattan. A UNESCO World Heritage Sites. San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The so called twin towers of Sangimignano built in the 13th century as defensive towers and also to show prestige and wealth. The Council of San Gimignano ruled that no tower should be built higher than that of the town Hall of San Gimignano so this family built two towers to be ahead of its opposition. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The Piazza Duomo (Cathedral Square) of San Gimignano with its medieval towers built as defensive towers and also to show the families wealth by the height of the tower. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The so called twin towers of Sangimignano built in the 13th century as defensive towers and also to show prestige and wealth. The Council of San Gimignano ruled that no tower should be built higher than that of the town Hall of San Gimignano so this family built two towers to be ahead of its opposition. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The so called twin towers of Sangimignano built in the 13th century as defensive towers and also to show prestige and wealth. The Council of San Gimignano ruled that no tower should be built higher than that of the town Hall of San Gimignano so this family built two towers to be ahead of its opposition. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • The 13th century medieval walls entrance gate and tower of San Gimignano. Originally San Gimignano had  70 towers built for protection as a result of feuding families who supported the opposing Guelphs and Ghibellines. Today 12 survive in San Gimignano creating what is called the medieval Manhattan. A UNESCO World Heritage Sites. San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • The 13th century medieval wall and towers of San Gimignano. Originally San Gimignano had  70 towers built for protection as a result of feuding families who supported the opposing Guelphs and Ghibellines. Today 12 survive in San Gimignano creating what is called the medieval Manhattan. A UNESCO World Heritage Sites. San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • The 13th century medieval wall and towers of San Gimignano. Originally San Gimignano had  70 towers built for protection as a result of feuding families who supported the opposing Guelphs and Ghibellines. Today 12 survive in San Gimignano creating what is called the medieval Manhattan. A UNESCO World Heritage Sites. San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • The so called twin towers of Sangimignano built in the 13th century as defensive towers and also to show prestige and wealth. The Council of San Gimignano ruled that no tower should be built higher than that of the town Hall of San Gimignano so this family built two towers to be ahead of its opposition. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. San Gimignano; Tuscany Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Medieval buildings of Piazza della Cisterna, San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • Medieval buildings of Piazza della Cisterna, San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • Chianti vineyards and vines of San Gimignano at sunrise, Tuscany Italy
  • Medieval buildings of Piazza della Cisterna, San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • Medieval buildings of Piazza della Cisterna, San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • Elsa Valley From San Gimignano at dawn with Hot Air Balloons - Tuscany Chianti Italy.
  • Arial View of Plazza Cisterna, San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of Plazza Cisterna, San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Church Tower in Colle Di Val D'Elsa - Tuscany, Italy.
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Chianti vineyards and vines of San Gimignano at sunrise, Tuscany Italy
  • Chianti vineyards and vines of San Gimignano at sunrise, Tuscany Italy
  • Chianti vineyards and vines of San Gimignano at sunrise, Tuscany Italy
  • Medieval buildings of Piazza della Cisterna, San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • Medieval buildings of Piazza della Cisterna, San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • Medieval buildings of Piazza della Cisterna, San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • Medieval buildings of Piazza della Cisterna, San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Arial View of Plazza Cisterna, San Gimignano - Tuscany - Chainti Italy
  • Elsa Valley From San Gimignano at dawn with Hot Air Balloons - Tuscany Chianti Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti Region from San Gimignano, Tuscany Italy.
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses at night around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers- San Gimignano - Italy
  • Romanesque Chapel - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Tower around entrance - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses at night around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses at night around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses at night around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses at night around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses at night around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers- San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers- San Gimignano - Italy
  • Town Entrance walls and chaple - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval along street - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Tower around entrance - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Tower around entrance - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Tower around entrance - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Tower around entrance - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Tower around entrance - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Tower around entrance - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval housesof Town Museum - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval Towers around Plazza Duomo - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Medieval houses around Plazza Cisterna - San Gimignano - Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • Urn of St Ranieri , The chapel of San Ranieri, Pisa Duomo, Italy
  • Grotesque Medieval pillar capital sculpture on the exterior of the Duomo Pisa
  • Medieval Sculptures of the  exterior of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & Leaning Tower 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 & Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • 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
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • Medieval Sculptures of the Door of the Bapistry of 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
  • The  interior of the Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • The Duomo & 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.
  • 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 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.
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • The interior of the Bapistry of Florence  Duomo ( Battistero di San Giovanni ) with the medieval ceiling mosaics. 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 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 ) 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 ) 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 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
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • Cathederal - Detail of the facade. Piazza del Duomo, Sienna 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
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Facade - Florence Italy.
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Facade - Florence Italy.
  • Fountain & Statue of Neptune - Plazza Della Signora - Florence Italy.
  • Basilica Santa Croce - Facade - 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
  • 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 Duomo & Bapistry of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - 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
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  • 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
  • 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
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa - Piazza  del Miracoli - Pisa - Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy
  • The Leaning Tower Of Pisa, Italy

FunkyStock Picture Library Resource

Picture The Past

ABOUT

FunkyStock Picture Library free resource for professional editorial picture editors, picture researchers, historical scholars and students and enthusiasts who want to browse some of the best pictures and images of historic countries, historical places, archaeological sites and the very best museum antiquities and artefacts exhibits in Europe and the Middle East.

Pictures and Images can be downloaded or bought as stock photos or photo art prints.

COUNTRIES

Browse travel pictures and images of historic places and archaeological sites of countries in Europe and the Middle East.

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HISTORICAL

Explore the past through pictures and images of its historic places. See the great palaces, castles and cities of antiquity as well as the great archaeological sites where our ancestors made history.

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MUSEUMS

Browse pictures & images the treasured artefacts and antiquities exhibits from the great Museum of Europe and the Middle East. See the art and objects made by our ancestors.

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