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Palace interior samplings - Pitti Palace /Palazzo Pitti
(Pitti: pronounced pee tee)

 
Florence, Italy

On this page, below:

Architecture

Paintings

Furniture

February 2020 photos


Architecture


Arabesques   ...   Three details below:












Coffered barrel ceiling    ...   Detail below:


Coffers:   Leaf-and-dart molding   ...   Egg-and-dart molding   ...   Rosettes






Gothic pointed arch   ...   Decorated spandrels






Baroque style   ...    
Detail below:








Baroque style   ...   Five details below:




-----  PAINTINGS  -----


Some paintings by Raphael detailed below:


Raphael/ Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino
"Ritratto Di Tommaso Inghirami Detto Fedra"
C. 1510
Renaissance style



Raphael/ Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino
"Madonna Della Seggiola"
1514
Far right: John the Baptist    ...  
Renaissance style


Raphael/ Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino
"Ritratto del Cardinal Dovizi da Bibbiena"
1516
Renaissance style




Raphael/ Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino
"Madonna Detta  Del Granduca"
Renaissance style








Renaissance style    ...   Two details below:


"St. Francis Receives the Stigmata" - Detail #1
Seraph with 6 wings



"St. Francis Receives the Stigmata- Detail #2







Renaissance style    ...   Three details below:


"Madonna and Child" - Detail #1
St. Francis of Assisi with two stigmata



"Madonna and Child" - Detail #2



"Madonna and Child" - Detail #3
 St. John the Baptist depicted with a halo, cross and camel hair shirt   ...   St. Mary Magdalen







Giotto







Filippo Lippi   ...   Renaissance style    ...   Two details below:


"Adoration of the Christ Child" - Detail #1
God the Father depicted as a pair of hands  ..   The Holy Spirit depicted as a dove



"Adoration of the Christ Child" - Detail #2
Jesus   ...   St. Romuald







Renaissance style


"Saint Catherine of Alexandria" - Detail
Broken circular  torture rack




Leonardo Da Vinci   ...   Renaissance style   ,,,   Two details below:


"Annunciation" - Detail #1
Annunciation   ...   Archangel Gabriel



"Annunciation" - Detail #2
Virgin Mary








Michelangelo   ...   Renaissance style   ...   Detail below:


"Holy Family with the Young St. John the Baptist" - Detail






Titan/Titiano
Venus of Urbino/Recling Venus
1534(?)
 Italian painter during the
Renaissance, considered the most important member of the 16th-century Venetian school.








Renaissance style   ...   Five details below:


"The Deposition" - Detail #1



"The Deposition" - Detail #2



"The Deposition" - Detail #3
Mary, the Mother of Jesus



"The Deposition" - Detail #4



"The Deposition" - Detail #5







Caravaggio   ...   Medusa





FURNITURE



Renaissance style   ...   Four details below, from the top and left to right:








Note Renaissance perspective   ...   Intarsia









Empire style swan table   ...   Detail below:


Note use of bird feathers in chair below:



 


Empire: Egyptian Revival  armchair ...   Two details below:


Gilded wood   ...   Eagle wing  on arm  ...   Scrolling acanthus leaves on arm support



Acanthus leaves on arm support   ...   Fluted  seat rail   ...   Acanthus leaves on top of leg ...   Fluted leg    ...   Acanthus leaves at base of leg   ...   Flattened ball foot
   ...   Note similar legs in chair below:






Empire: Egyptian Revival table ...   Three details below:


Frieze













Neoclassical style   ...   Three details below:


Table top



Applied ribbons supporting foliated festoon  above  Ionic columns    ...   Detail below:











Neoclassical style   ...   Two details below:










  Sconce   ...   Detail below:


Phoenix
 





Photos and their arrangement 2020 Chuck LaChiusa
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