Giovanni di Cosimo de' Medici
Italian banker and patron of arts.- Giovanni di Cosimo de' Medici
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Italian banker and politician who established the Medici family as effective rulers of Florence during much of the Italian Renaissance.
1416) and Giovanni de' Medici (b.
Italian Renaissance humanist author, artist, architect, poet, priest, linguist, philosopher, and cryptographer; he epitomised the nature of those identified now as polymaths.
This hilltop dwelling, commissioned by Giovanni de' Medici, Cosimo il Vecchio's second son, with its view over the city, may be the very first example of a Renaissance villa: that is to say it follows the Albertian criteria for rendering a country dwelling a "villa suburbana".
The de facto ruler of Florence from 1464 to 1469, during the Italian Renaissance.
He died in 1469 as a result of gout and lung disease and is buried in the Church of San Lorenzo, next to his brother Giovanni.
Italian architect and sculptor.
For Giovanni de' Medici, Cosimo's son, he also built a very large villa at Fiesole.
One of the largest churches of Florence, Italy, situated at the centre of the city’s main market district, and the burial place of all the principal members of the Medici family from Cosimo il Vecchio to Cosimo III.
Giovanni di Cosimo de' Medici (Sagrestia Vecchia)
Italian noblewoman from the House of Bardi.
Together the couple had two sons: Piero the Gouty and Giovanni de' Medici.
Older of two sacristies of the Basilica of San Lorenzo in Florence, Italy.
Set along one of the walls is the porphyry and bronze sarcophagus of Giovanni and Piero de' Medici by Verrocchio.
Painting by the Italian Renaissance master Sandro Botticelli.
Vasari goes on to write that the Magus in the middle represents Giuliano de’ Medici (1453-1478), and that the last Magus is Giovanni di Cosimo de' Medici, the son of Cosimo de’ Medici.
Motet by the Renaissance composer Guillaume Dufay.
The motet probably belongs to a series of four Lamentations for the fall of Constantinople composed by Dufay and mentioned for the first time in one of his letters addressed to Piero and Giovanni de' Medici.
Influential Italian political adviser and author during the 15th century.
She also became a good friend of her brother-in-law Giovanni.