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Lorenzo de' Medici,  aka Lorenzo the Magnificent, his full name was Lorenzo di Piero de' Medici (1449-1492). He was the eldest son of Piero di Cosimo de' Medici and Lucrezia Tornabuoni.   He was a diplomat, politician and patron of scholars, artists, and poets.  He is buried in the Medici Chapel in Florence.  Portrait by Agnolo Bronzino.

Lorenzo de' Medici, aka Lorenzo the Magnificent, his full name was Lorenzo di Piero de' Medici (1449-1492). He was the eldest son of Piero di Cosimo de' Medici and Lucrezia Tornabuoni. He was a diplomat, politician and patron of scholars, artists, and poets. He is buried in the Medici Chapel in Florence. Portrait by Agnolo Bronzino.

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Giuliano de Medici 1453-1478 The illegitimate son of Cosimo de Medici, the most important patron of the arts during the Renaissance. Giulian...

Giuliano de Medici 1453-1478 The illegitimate son of Cosimo de Medici, the most important patron of the arts during the Renaissance. Giulian...

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Lorenzo de Medici -El Magnifico- I am a monarchist. Lorenzo is my monarch, yet a monarch he was not; but princely: Benefactor, Linguist, Poet, Artist, Soldier, Governor, Banker, Diplomat and Consiglieri to the great; these things and more he was and each thing well. It was considering him that Machiavelli wrote The Prince. de Medici struck me as one who understood that in certain ages, certain men must simply assume responsibilities that advance a nation beyond where its people can perceive.

Lorenzo de Medici -El Magnifico- I am a monarchist. Lorenzo is my monarch, yet a monarch he was not; but princely: Benefactor, Linguist, Poet, Artist, Soldier, Governor, Banker, Diplomat and Consiglieri to the great; these things and more he was and each thing well. It was considering him that Machiavelli wrote The Prince. de Medici struck me as one who understood that in certain ages, certain men must simply assume responsibilities that advance a nation beyond where its people can perceive.

Montblanc - Lorenzo De Medici  - 1992  Edition: 4,810 Pens  Type: Fountain Pen

Montblanc - Lorenzo De Medici - 1992 Edition: 4,810 Pens Type: Fountain Pen

Magnifico: The Brilliant Life and Violent Times of Lorenzo De' Medici

Magnifico: The Brilliant Life and Violent Times of Lorenzo De' Medici

"Domini Canè" by Aaron Vlek - scary Lorenzo de' Medici death story

"Domini Canè" by Aaron Vlek - scary Lorenzo de' Medici death story

Alexia Sinclair: Lorenzo de' Medici ,A Frozen Tale The Magnificent on Vimeo. Proyecto Fotografía

Alexia Sinclair: Lorenzo de' Medici ,A Frozen Tale The Magnificent on Vimeo. Proyecto Fotografía

Пьерфранческо ди Лоренцо де Медичи (итал.Pierfrancesco di Lorenzo de' Medici), или Пьерфранческо Старший (итал. Pierfrancesco il Vecchio;1430,Флоренция, Флорентийская республика-19.07.1476,там же) сын фл.банкира Лоренцо Старшего из рода Медичи,банкир,госуд.деятель.В 1459 г. был избран главой приората гильдий.В 1465г. был назначен смотрителем монетного двора Флорент. республики и направлен посланником в Мантуанское маркграфство.

Пьерфранческо ди Лоренцо де Медичи (итал.Pierfrancesco di Lorenzo de' Medici), или Пьерфранческо Старший (итал. Pierfrancesco il Vecchio;1430,Флоренция, Флорентийская республика-19.07.1476,там же) сын фл.банкира Лоренцо Старшего из рода Медичи,банкир,госуд.деятель.В 1459 г. был избран главой приората гильдий.В 1465г. был назначен смотрителем монетного двора Флорент. республики и направлен посланником в Мантуанское маркграфство.