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My Favorite Renaissance Paintings of the Annunciation

Three Renaissance paintings of the Annunciation story from Christianity. Sandro Botticelli, Fra Angelico, and Leonardo da Vinci are the artists portrayed in this quick overview of three phenomenal artworks found in Florence, Italy.

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Places to See in Florence (Firenze): Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

The train pulled into Florence's Santa Maria Novella station and I prepared myself for heart palpitations, fainting, dizziness, or to spontaneously burst into tears. Why, you may ask? These are some of the psychosomatic responses that a "victim" may have when they are exposed to great amounts of art in a single place. With artistic… Continue reading Places to See in Florence (Firenze): Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance