Tuesday, June 16, 2015

1600 Florence Villa Gardens - Villa Medici di Colle Salvetti

Villa Medici di Colle Salvetti by Giusto Utens (Flemish artist, 1558-1609) entre 1599-1602 Who painted a series of 14 glasses of villas & amp; Their gardens near Florence

Was this villa owned by the Medici family 1464-1738. This villa in at the center of a wide agricultural estate filled with farms & amp; fields & amp; woods. It was enlarged in 1571. A wide, fenced garden adjoins the villa. The garden Seems to be divided into flower beds, herb & amp; vegetable plants, & amp; orchards.