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El rapto de Proserpina | Gian Lorenzo Bernini

El rapto de Proserpina | Gian Lorenzo Bernini | 1621 – 1622 | Escultura | Barroco | Mármol | 225 cm | Galleria Borghese | Roma… 400 more words


La libertà di Bernini - Tomaso Montanari #tomasomontanari

Gian Lorenzo Bernini non ha un posto nella genealogia dell’arte moderna: quella che parte dalla rivoluzione di Caravaggio, e attraverso Velázquez, Goya e Manet, conduce agli Impressionisti, e dunque alle avanguardie. 687 more words


The Obelisks of Rome, Part IV

I’ve saved the best for last.  It may not be the largest obelisk in Rome, but it sits in the most magnificent of places, smack dab in the middle of… 279 more words


An Artist a Week: Gian Lorenzo Bernini

Week 55: Gian Lorenzo Bernini
“Apollo and Daphne: Love in Vain”

I don’t cover much art that wasn’t created in the last 200 years, but I feel like trying to talk about sculptures (or appreciating women) without mentioning Bernini has been blasphemous thus far so I’m ending 2016 with a mea culpa. 335 more words

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Galleria Borghese: 5 reasons you should visit this awesome museum

The Galleria Borghese (Borghese Gallery in English) is one of Rome’s must-see museums: it is inside the Villa Borghese park and surrounded by the greenery and beauty of its gardens.  348 more words