2 Boxes; 1700 Items
Documents and photos are grouped in folders and arranged in chronological order and by subjects.
The fund consists in around 1700 items including typescript sheets, manuscripts and handwritten notes, transcriptions, photos, some letters.
People and organizationsFederico Zeri
Genres and themesiconography painting House of Medici collecting historical archive textile furniture
Other contentsVilla Medici
The origin of the collection goes back to the first years of study and to the first research projects produced by Warburg in Florence together with KHI Director Heinrich Brockhaus and continued, with numerous interruptions, until 1927.
Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz
The collection is relevant for Medici collections studies and contains sources about the birth of art history.
There are other materials related and to be connected to this in the Archive of KHI in Florenz.