Marco Calafati - Gondi, a Florentine dynasty and its palace

Gondi Palace

In the book "GondiA Florentine dynasty and its palace" Marco Calafati wrote the history of the ancient family of battiloro, bankers, politicians and ambassadors between Florence and Paris.

Graduated in Art History at the University of Florence, he worked at the Institute of Human Sciences (Palazzo Strozzi Firenze) and at the École pratique des Hautes Études (Sorbonne Paris) on a project on the patronage of the family Gondi in Catherine de' Medici's France. He is the author of volumes on Bartolomeo Ammannati and the Palazzi Grifoni (now Budini Gattai ) and Giugni of Florence.