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Florence: The Battle of Mentana Monument

Located in Piazza Mentana Square in Florence is the monument commemorating the fallen during the Battle of Mentana. The sculpture pays tribute to the 150 volunteer freedom fighters who lost their lives in 1867 near the village of Mentana, Rome. 42 more words

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Francesco Petrarca

Francesco Petrarca was an Italian classical scholar and poet in the 14th century. The above sculpture stands in a niche along the facade of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence. 16 more words

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Benvenuto Cellini

Benvenuto Cellini was a 16th century Italian sculptor, draftsman, soldier and musician. In a niche along the facade of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence stands the above statue of Cellini. 13 more words

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Giotto

Located in a niche in a column pier along the facade of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, stands the sculpted figure of Giotto di Bondone. Giotto was an Italian painter and architect working in the 13th and 14th centuries. 14 more words

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Nicola Pisano

On the facade of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, niches in the column piers alternate with sculptures. Nicola Pisano was a 13th century Italian sculptor and the above work was by the 19th century Italian sculptor Pio Fedi.

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