Siena: Constructing the Renaissance City
Weaving together social, political, economic and architectural history, this book explores the role of key patrons in Siena's urban projects, including Pope Pius II Piccolomini and his family, and the quasi-despot Pandolfo Petrucci.
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Siena is one of those small Italian cities near Florence located for centuries on the Grand Tour of Europe for many reasons: e.g., the annual summer ritual of the Palio and the famous 14th-century ... Read full review