The Wonders Of Florence by Dario CestaroThe Wonders Of Florence by Dario Cestaro

The Wonders Of Florence

byDario Cestaro, Franca Lugato

Hardcover | March 24, 2015

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The first pop-up book on Florence. Dario Cestaro’s spectacular drawings and paper architecture reveal Florence and its treasures in a pop-up book telling the city’s history with straightforward texts and interesting facts. This fascinating journey in colored pages shaped into Florence’s most celebrated landmarks will help even younger children to recognize the main buildings: the cathedral with its famous ogival dome; the Palazzo Vecchio with its great tower and crenellated walls; the Palazzo Pitti, once the Medicis’ majestic ducal residence; the Ponte Vecchio, the iconic bridge over the Arno with its historic craft shops; the Church of Santa Croce, which contains tombs and monuments to many illustrious persons (Dante, Michelangelo, Galileo).
Dario Cestaro is a paper engineer and writer of children’s books. He has specialized in pop-up books, creating the concept, story, and illustrations as well as handling the technical aspects. His preferred media are watercolor, collage, and computer graphics. He has also had considerable experience as a stage designer. Franca Lugato ha...
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Title:The Wonders Of FlorenceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:12 pages, 8.92 × 8.92 × 0.66 inPublished:March 24, 2015Publisher:RizzoliLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8831719211

ISBN - 13:9788831719216

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