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Proxy wedding in Florence of Maria de' Medici and Henri IV.. (Florence: 1600)
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Descrizione delle felicissime nozze della cristianissima maestà di madama Maria Medici regina di Francia e di Nauarra. (Florence, 1600)
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  Dedication To Maria de' Medici
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  Section "Descrizione delle felicissime nozze ... ."
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  Procession Of Roman and Florentine dignitaries through the streets of the city to the cathedral.
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  Ceremony The ceremony of the ring, which took place in the cathedral.
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  Ball In the sala antica of the Pitti Palace.
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  Palace A detailed description of the Pitti Palace which was decorated with paintings by Jacopo Liggozzi and Lodovico Cardi, among others, and statues by Vincenzio de Rossi.
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  Showpiece_confectionery In the form of animals and deities.
Banquet An elaborate banquet where several intermezzi were performed and the tables were decorated with an impressive array of sculptures in ice and sugar.
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  Intermezzo With verses by Battista Guarino and music by Emilio del Cavaliere.
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  Opera A performance of Ottavio Rinuccini's Euridice, with music by Iacopo Corsi.
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  Opera Of Gabbriel Chiabrera's Il rapimento di Cefalo with music by Giulio Caccini.
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  List Of those present at the marriage of Marie de'Medici and Henri IV.
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  Song "Il dialogo cantato nel convito reale da Giunone, e Minerua."
Festival details

Festival:
Proxy wedding in Florence of Maria de' Medici and Henri IV..

Date:
1600

City:
Florence

Participants:
Henri IV (1553-1610), King of France
Maria (Marie) de' Medici (1573-1642), m. Henri IV, King of France
Book details

Title:
Descrizione delle felicissime nozze della cristianissima maestà di madama Maria Medici regina di Francia e di Nauarra.

Names:
Buonarotti, Michelangelo (Author)
Marescotti, Giorgio (Printer)

Published:
Florence, 1600

Shelfmark:
9930.f.49

Format:
[48] pp. 4º
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