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The Medici Grand Dukes: Art and Politics in Renaissance Florence

December 7, 2016
7:00 pm

St. Johnsbury Athenaeum
Image of painting of man in suit of armor

UVM Professor Kelley Helmstutler Di Dio considers how, despite scandals and even murder, the Medici Grand Dukes maintained their power and prominence for nearly two centuries by giving gifts of art by the great Florentine masters to kings, popes, and emperors.

For more information

“The Medici: Makers of Modern Art” (Part one), BBC:


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