Photo: Florence (Firenza) the Loggia Circa late 1800s   (Frontpage)  (Thumbnail Index)  
Florence (Firenza) the Loggia
Circa Late 1800s
Russell Sturgis Collection, Washington University Archives, St. Louis Missouri
 Benvenuto Cellini 
Perseus Beheading Medusa  
John Singer Sargent 
Sketch of Cellini's "Perseus"  
watercolor, Loggia dei Lanzi  

Russell Sturgis (1836-1909) was an American architect whom had collected more then 15,000 photographs of largely European architecture. The collection being one of the best collections in America 



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