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A little puzzle in a picture

Look at this painting of the St-Peter’s Basilica in Rome. A very famous view of this famous church. However if you look closely you will notice that it is not as it appears today. 997 more words

Saint Peter's Basilica in Transition

It’s always been somewhat difficult for me to wrap my head around how Saint Peter’s looked as it metamorphosed from the old Constantinian basilica to the site we know today.   750 more words

Loreto: città della Pace

Visto l’avvicinarsi della settimana Santa, abbiamo deciso di dirigerci verso la città di Loreto per vivere sia l’aspetto artistico e culturale di questa elegante e raffinata cittadina che, soprattutto, … 624 more words

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Loreto: City of Peace

Since we are getting closer to the Holy Week, we’ve decided to head towards the town of Loreto to experience both the artistic and cultural heritage of this elegant and sophisticated city and, above all, its religious and spiritual side. 623 more words

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Michelangelo v. Leonardo: Epic Art Battle

And #2 in the series of fun facts from Ross King‘s Michelangelo and the Pope’s Ceiling:

2. The rivalry between Michelangelo and Leonardo (and general rivalries amongst artists). 308 more words