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In 1537, Cosimo sent Bernardo Antonio de' Medici to Holy Roman Emperor Charles V to gain . The Cultural Politics of Grand Duke Cosimo I de' Medici. Download as PDF. Printable version.

In 1537, Cosimo sent Bernardo Antonio de' Medici to Holy Roman Emperor Charles V to gain recognition for his position as head of the Florentine state. That recognition came in June 1537 in exchange for help against France in the course of the Italian Wars. With this move, Cosimo firmly restored the power of the Medici, who thereafter ruled Florence until the death of the last of the Medici ruler, Gian Gastone de' Medici, in 1737.

Cultural Programme of Cosimo I de' Medici, Antonio Ricci - The Reception of Dante . Konrad Eisenbichler is professor of Renaissance studies and past director of the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies at Victoria College, University of Toronto.

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Contents: Introduction, Konrad Eisenbichler; Francesco Vettori, Francesco Guicciardini and Cosimo I: The Prince .

When he suddenly came to power in Italy in 1537, the young Duke Cosimo I de' Medici amazed friends and foes alike with his ability to extricate himself from mortal danger, affirm his authority and revive a dying state.

Contents: Introduction, Konrad Eisenbichler; Francesco Vettori, Francesco Guicciardini and Cosimo I: The Prince after Machiavelli, Marcello Simonetta; A republic in jeopardy: Cosimo I de’ Medici and the Republic of Lucca, Mary Hewlett; Cosimo I and the Anglo-French negotiations of 1550.

Eisenbichler, K. (E. The Cultural Politics of Duke Cosimo I de' Medici. The contributors examine the political, economic, cultural and linguistic strategies that made Cosimo a successful leader, and in the process illuminate the cultural world of y Tuscany. Francesco Vettori, Francesco Guicciardini and Cosimo I: the Prince after Machiavelli.

Cosimo di Giovanni de' Medici, called "the Elder" (Italian: il Vecchio) and posthumously "Father of the Fatherland" (Latin: pater patriae) (27 September 1389 – 1 August 1464), was an Italian banker and politician.

Cosimo di Giovanni de' Medici, called "the Elder" (Italian: il Vecchio) and posthumously "Father of the Fatherland" (Latin: pater patriae) (27 September 1389 – 1 August 1464), was an Italian banker and politician, the first member of the Medici family that de facto ruled Florence during much of the Italian Renaissance.

Konrad Eisenbichler, e. The Cultural Politics of Duke Cosimo I de’ Medici (Aldershot: Ashgate Press, 2001), xxi + 262pp, 19 b&w illustrations, ISBN0754602672 Duke of Florence from 1537 and grand duke of Tuscany from 1570, Cosimo I (1518-1572) has a claim to b. . The Cultural Politics of Duke Cosimo I de’ Medici (Aldershot: Ashgate Press, 2001), xxi + 262pp, 19 b&w illustrations, ISBN0754602672 Duke of Florence from 1537 and grand duke of Tuscany from 1570, Cosimo I (1518-1572) has a claim to be among the most successful of all the Medici. Apart from the creation of the grand duchy, his cultural achievements rival those of his forebears. He was the patron of writers and artists such as Benedetto Varchi, Giorgio Vasari, Benvenuto Cellini, and Agnolo Bronzino.

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When he suddenly came to power in Italy in 1537, the young Duke Cosimo I de' Medici amazed friends and foes alike with his ability to extricate himself from mortal danger, affirm his authority and revive a dying state. He doubled the size of his duchy and established a dynasty that ruled unchallenged for 200 years. This volume is the first book-length study in any language to approach the figure of Duke Cosimo I from the point of view of his cultural agenda. The contributors examine the political, economic, cultural and linguistic strategies that made Cosimo a successful leader, and in the process illuminate the cultural world of mid-sixteenth-century Tuscany.
The Cultural Politics of Duke Cosimo I de' Medici download epub
Humanities
Author: Konrad Eisenbichler
ISBN: 0754602672
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Ashgate (June 28, 2001)
Pages: 284 pages