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Entry of Eleanora of Toledo into Livorno, Pisa, Empoli, Pollio and Florence and her wedding in Florence to Cosimo I de' Medici. (Florence: June, 1539)
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La solenne et triomphante entrata della illustrissima S. duchessa di Firenze, dapoi la partita sua di Napoli, in Liuorno, Pisa, Empoli, Poggio [et] Firenze ... (Rome, 1539)
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  Triumphal_Arch
Entry Of Cosimo I de' Medici and Eleanora of Toledo into Pisa.
Music
Mass Nuptial mass celebrated in Pisa.
Reception Of Eleanora of Toledo by Cosimo de' Medici outside Pisa.
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  Entry Into Empoli.
Procession Of 200 young Florentines.
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  Triumphal_Arch The figures of three women symbolising Peace, Charity and Strength; Pallas and Victory
Entry Into Florence.
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  Loggia At the Medici palace. Imprese including the figures of Peace, Hercules, a falcon and the imperial eagle.
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  Perspective For the performance of the commedia.
Garden With the walls painted with scenes of Medici victories.
Fireworks
Tournament
Theatrical_Performance Of Landi's Il Commodo.
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Festival details

Festival:
Entry of Eleanora of Toledo into Livorno, Pisa, Empoli, Pollio and Florence and her wedding in Florence to Cosimo I de' Medici.

Date:
June, 1539

City:
Florence

Participants:
Eleanora (Eleonor) of Toledo (1519-1562), m. Cosimo I Grand Duke of Tuscany
Cosimo I de' Medici (1519-1574), Grand Duke of Tuscany

Dynasty:
Medici
Book details

Title:
La solenne et triomphante entrata della illustrissima S. duchessa di Firenze, dapoi la partita sua di Napoli, in Liuorno, Pisa, Empoli, Poggio [et] Firenze ...

Names:
Ma, Ge. (Author)

Published:
Rome, 1539

Shelfmark:
1318.c.7.(6)

Format:
[8] pp. 4ยบ

References:
Eleanor of Toledo's entry into Florence and the festivities surrounding her marriage to Cosimo I de' Medici, particularly the musical entertainments, are described in Andrew C. Minor and Bonner Mitchell, A Renaissance Entertainment: Festivities for the Marriage of Cosimo I, Duke of Florence, in 1539 (University of Missouri Press: Columbia, Missouri, 1968). Watanabe No. 1164

Notes:
Bound with seven other works.
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