Statues - Hither & Thither

Italy
Pisa
Pisa (prov.)

Toscana

Via Santa Maria 102
(Collegio Ferdinando)

Ferdinando I de' Medici

Firenze 1549 - Firenze 1609
Grand Duke of Tuscany from 1587 to 1609
(Wikipedia)
Pietro Francavilla
1595

Pisa /  Ferdinando I de' Medici   Pisa /  Ferdinando I de' Medici

Description

Bust on a console above the entrance.

Inscription(s)

ferdinandvs medices magnvs dvx etrvriæ iii
has ædes qvas olim bartolvs ivris interpres celeberr.
incolvit nvnc renovatas et instrvctas adolescentibvs
qvi ad philosophorvm et ivrisconsvltorvm scolas
missi pvblico vrbivm atq. oppidorvm svorvm svmptv
separatim alebantvr pvblicæ vtilitati consvlens
addixit legesq. qvibvs in victv vestitv vitaq. simvl
degenda vterentvr tvlit anno salvtis m d lxxxxv

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 43°43'17" E 10°23'50"

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