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In Tuscany, unravelling museum display

The study of how a museum display can influence what we gain from viewing a work of art was a leitmotif of my first year of Art History at the University of Bristol. 1.197 altre parole

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In the age of the Renaissance, Tuscany was the center of the Western World. Its towns and cities grew insanely wealthy from a dense network of trade routes that spanned the Mediterranean and continental Europe. 1.040 altre parole

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San Gimignano

Sono inamorata del mio Gelato
San Gimignano – Dondoli

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Italy, Before the World Ends

In the middle of February, I was thinking about the approaching end of the world. I would never find eternal rest if I let the end pass with vacation time on the books. 1.070 altre parole

San Gimignano

There once stood 72 tower houses within this double walled city, each built to demonstrate the wealth and power of the competing noble families. The fourteen that remain, rising proudly above its palaces, preserves the history of a feudal town controlled by rival factions ever ready for conflict. 123 altre parole

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