Bernini’s elephant statue in Rome was vandalized last Sunday night, with the tip of one tuck being broken off. It was commissioned by a Pope in the mid-1600’s, and though it sits in a small square off the main tourist paths, it draws a number of visitors who appreciate its uniqueness as a part of Italy’s cultural heritage.
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One of the (many) great things about living in Rome, Italy is keeping your eyes pealed for all the famous authors/composers/sculptors/artists who once called the Eternal City home. 215 more words