Cortona

Cortona is a town and comune in the province of Arezzo, in Tuscany, Italy. It is the main cultural and artistic center of the Val di Chiana after Arezzo.

Read more about Cortona:  History, Main Sights, Transportation, Famous People, Contemporary Famous People, Twin Towns

Other articles related to "cortona":

Giovanni Ventura Borghese
... di Castello, and a pupil of Pietro da Cortona ... He assisted Cortona in Rome, and completed some of his paintings after Cortona’s death ...
Ciro Ferri
... the chief pupil and successor of Pietro da Cortona ... He was born in Rome, where he began working under Cortona and with a team of artists in the extensive fresco decorations of the Quirinal Palace (1656–1659) ... He collaborated with Cortona and completed for him the extensive frescoed ceilings and other internal decorations begun in the Pitti Palace, Florence (1659–1665) ...
St. Margaret Of Cortona School
... Margaret of Cortona School, also known as SMS, is a Middle States Accredited Catholic Elementary School located in Riverdale, in the Bronx, New York ... Margaret of Cortona ...
Diocese Of Cortona - History
... Ancient Cortona was one of the twelve cities of Etruria ... request of Guglielmo Casali, Pope John XXII raised Cortona to episcopal rank, as a reward for the fidelity of its Guelph populace, Arezzo remaining ... The current Cathedral of Cortona became the diocesan seat only in 1507 ...