The Path of the Prince. An ‘aerial scene’ from Palazzo Vecchio to Palazzo Pitti by P. Pruneti (in side-by-side Italian and English. Size: 12x19 cm. Pages: 96. 4 black and white illustrations and 82 pages in color. This bilingual guide introduces us to the lovely path, across the heart of Florence, connecting Palazzo Vecchio to the Pitti Palace. The volume opens with a detailed chronology of the events that contributed to the construction of the Path Of The Prince - initiated by Cosimo I and completed by Giorgio Vasari - and goes on to describe works of art in the Uffizi Gallery collection. A fascinating itinerary, accompanied by stunning photographs, through paintings by major Italian and European artists of the 17th and 18th centuries, the world's most important collection of Italian and foreign artist portraits, and - last but not least - an extraordinary portrait collection of famous people of all ages and nationalities. Photographs include new views of Florence, with views seen only by those who've had the unforgettable experience of walking this path.