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Lippard Matsuda

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Many of his sculptures now reside in the Museum. The Museum is likewise house to sculptures by Andrea Pisano (1290-1349) and lots of others. The Uffizi Gallery houses numerous important paintings, most especially numerous from the collection of the de Medici household, who willed their enormous art collection to Florence in 1737. When the Germans were battle the bridges into Florence throughout World War II, the Ponte Vecchio was spared, supposedly since Hitler bought them to avoid that bridge since it was so appealing. Florence is still a center of art and culture, simply as it has actually been for many centuries.