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Baptistery with the famous doors by Ghilberti 1425 - 1452 Campanile designed by Giotto Designed in 1334 The Dome of Florence Cathedral by Brunelleschi.

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2 Baptistery with the famous doors by Ghilberti Campanile designed by Giotto Designed in 1334 The Dome of Florence Cathedral by Brunelleschi

3 Lorenzo Ghiberti, east doors (“Gates of Paradise”), Baptistery of Florence, Cathedral Florence, Italy,

4 Doors with relief panels, Saint Michael’s Hildesheim commissioned by Bishop Bernward, Bronze, 1015

5 Walk Up Inside to see Brunelleschi’s secret construction!!!! Amazing views of Florence and the Tuscan landscape!! Largest dome without wooden centering!! No buttressing!! 140’ span Devised new methods & new machinery

6 Raised the center & designed around a pointed arch (ogival) – reduces the outward thrust Thin double shell Octagonal shape 24 ribs – 8 visible Ribs anchored at the top by a huge Lantern Complex pattern of bricks help stabilize

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8 Florence Cathedral, Florence Italy, begun 1296

9 Pizza Margarita – Lunch in one of the many outdoor trattoria’s – they are all fabulous!


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