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The Bigallo

The Oratory and Residence of the Compagnia del Bigallo e della Misericordia in Florence

Howard Saalman

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$56.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-00405-1

114 pages
8.5" × 11"
33 b&w illustrations
1969
Co-published with College Art Association

College Art Association Monograph

The Bigallo

The Oratory and Residence of the Compagnia del Bigallo e della Misericordia in Florence

Howard Saalman

 

  • Table of Contents
  • Subjects

Contents

PREFACE ix

LIST OF TEXT FIGURES xi

TEXT FIGURES xiii

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS xxv

1. From Misericordia to Bigallo 3

2. Oratory, Residence, and Frescoes 9

3. Frescoes, Sculptures, and Problems 19

4. The Audienza Nova and After 25

5. The Residence Stairs 27

6. The Oratory Stairs 37

7. In Retrospect 41

DOCUMENTS 43

APPENDIX

The Bigallo after the Flood 67

ILLUSTRATIONS 69

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