Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence, Italy

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Description

A covered gallery on a corner of the Piazza della Signoria in Florence, Italy, adjoining the Uffizi Gallery, consisting of wide arches open to the street. The Loggia dei Lanzi was built between 1376 and 1382 by Benci di Cione and Simone di Francesco Talenti, to house the assemblies of the people and to hold public ceremonies.

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Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Loggia della Signoria

Creator
  • G. Massiot & cie

Subject
  • Galleries (Architecture)

  • Arches

  • Architecture

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • 14th century

  • Late Gothic

  • Renaissance

Place of Creation
  • Florence, Tuscany, Italy

  • +43.77925+11.24626

  • Florence

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Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

Record Visibility Public
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Architectural Lantern Slides of Italy

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