renaissance revival architecture

Florence, Italy - photography by: Michelle Heimerman - Saveur April/May 2017

  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower Il Duomo di Firenze: was begun in 1296 in the Gothic style with the design of Arnolfo di Cambio and completed structurally in 1436 with the dome engineered by Filippo Brunelleschi. The exterior of the basilica is faced with polychrome marble panels in various shades of green and pink bordered by white and has an elaborate 19th-century Gothic Revial facade by Emilio De Fabric.
  • styles: Italian Gothic - Renaissance - Gothic Revival

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