Florence Floods, Italy, 1966

Florence Floods, Italy, 1966 in which 100 died and many cultural artefacts, books, paintings and sculptures were damaged. It was the worst flood for five hundred years. On the upper floors of the Uffizi gallery, a full process of restoration of the damaged artwork gets underway. Hundreds of paintings are piled on the floor and up against the walls. - Romano Cagnoni - 1966-11-11
 
 
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