monumenti dell'Egitto e della Nubia disegnati dalla spedizione scientifico-letteraria toscana in Egitto; distribuiti in ordine di materie interpretati ed illustrati dal dottore Ippolito Rosellini. - NYPL Digital Collections
Cortona, Tuscany, Italy - this town was the set for the movie "Under the Tuscan Sun ". It has a fantastic view of the surrounding Tuscan hills due to it's high altitude . colorful gardens, and winding alleys .
The Florentine Diamond. Once the great yellow diamond of the Medici Family, this historic Indian stone is light yellow in color with a very slight green overtone and is fashioned in the form of an irregular, nine-sided, one double rose cut. It carats.
Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge. "Pillars and wall cornings were prime structural elements which were given amazing ornamentation. It sets the tone and mood before entering a building" Más