Saslow (James), born 1947

The Medici wedding of 1589 : Florentine festival as Theatrum mundi

New Haven & London, Yale University Press, 1996
(26 cm), x (2), 323 (1) pp., [16] p. of plates. 86 catalogue entries. Publisher’s boards, pictorial dust jacket. - A detailed account of festivities for the wedding of Grand Duke Ferdinando de’ Medici and the French princess Christine of Lorraine, drawing on contemporary paintings, drawings, prints, books, and manuscript sources, including the Memoriale et ricordi 1588-1589 of the event administrator, Girolamo Seriacopi, provveditore del Castello di Firenze (Archivio di stato di Firenze). ¶ Fine, unmarked copy.
Subjects
Festival books and prints - Italy, 1501-1600 - Florence
Authors/Creators
Saslow, James, born 1947
ISBN
0300064470
9780300064476
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