Sunday, February 24, 2013

Italian Stamp Honors Maria Luisa dè Medici

First Day of Issue: February 18, 2013 - Italy

Italy has issued a new postage stamp honoring Maria Luisa dè Medici.

Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici was the last scion of the House of Medici. A patron of the arts, she bequeathed to the Tuscan state the Medici's large art collection, including the contents of the Uffizi, Palazzo Pitti and the Medicean villas, and her Palatine treasures.

Learn more at: Poste Italiane

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