November 2009: Florence

           

         

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Porta al Prato



Our apartment: Residence Porta al Prato




Ognissanti




Santa Maria Novella



Pharmacy



Uffizi gallery


Botticelli: Judith



Birth of Venus


Primavera


Cranach the elder: Luther and his wife


Cranach the elder: self portrait


Caravaggio: Medusa


Dürer: portrait of his father


del Vecchio: Judith


Gentilleschi: Judith slaying Holofernes


Grien


Lippi


Masolini


Piero della Franchesca


Pollaiolo


Raphael: Virgin of the goldfinch


Raphael: self portrait



Titian: Venus d'Urbino


Titian: Venus and Cupid with a Partridge


Vasari's corridor



Palazzo Vecchio


Queue at the entrance


Piazza della Signoria



Duomo


Monument to Sir John Hawkwood


Vasari's frescos



Views from the top of the dome






Interior of the dome




Baptistry doors



Mercato Centrale




Tripe!


Fresco in Baptistry




Baptistry


View from top of department store




Palazzo Vecchio




Bargello Museum


Donatello: David


Leda and the Swan


Giambologna: Florence subduing Pisa


Michelangelo: Bacchus



Piazza del Ciompi: Vasari's Loggia del Pesce


Mercato di Sant'Ambrogio




Graffiti!


San Croce


Michelangelo's tomb


Galileo's tomb


San Croce in 1966 flood





Inner cloister


Prato


Duomo



Gaddi: Legend of the Holy Girdle


Lippi frescos




Donatello's pulpit


Textile Museum


Fiésole







View over the town


Garibaldi meeting King Emmanuel


Pitti Palace


Raphael: La Gravida


Raphael


Titian: Portrait of an Englishman.


Gabbiani: musicians


Views from the Ponte Vecchio



Take-away near our apartment



Sant'Appolonia: del Castagno: Last Supper




Piazza Santissima Annunziata


San Marco: 14th Century mosaic




Interior of Santa Maria Novella