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Lorenza de Medici and Darina Allen (1991)

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Caption   Lorenza de Medici and Darina Allen (1991)
Programme   Simply Delicious in France and Italy  
Programme type    
Personalities/Groups   Allen, Darina (1948 - )
de Medici, Lorenza
Description   Lorenza de Medici (left) and Darina Allen, in Lorenza's residence, the abbey of Badia a Coltibuono in Tuscany, in July 1991. RTÉ Television's 'Simply Delicious in France and Italy' was partly filmed here. Lorenza is a descendant of Catherine de Medici.

'Simply Delicious in France and Italy' was an eight-part series presented by Darina Allen and produced by Colette Farmer. The first episode was broadcast on RTÉ Television on 3 March 1992. An article on the series appeared in the RTÉ Guide of 28 February 1992. Darina Allen has presented eight 'Simply Delicious' series for RTÉ and published eight accompanying books. She has been an owner of Ballymaloe Cookery School in County Cork since 1983.  
Collection   RTÉ Stills Department  
Photographer   Gaffney, Des  
Date of photograph   01/Jul/1991
(01/Jul/1991 - 01/Jul/1991)  
Rights holder   RTÉ