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Pontormo, Brexit and the National Gallery

by Noti Klagka and Barbara Pezzini

The sale of Jacopo Pontormo’s Portrait of a Young Man in Black (illustrated here) has been recently made popular by the British press, which described it as a potentially lost national treasure and a victim of the consequences of Brexit. 2,309 more words

Art Works

My Love-Hate Relationship with Caravaggio

For today’s Mediterranean theme, we’ll take a painter. From a Mediterranean country, clearly. He’s a painter I cannot be indifferent to: I either hate his pictures – or love them. 658 more words

Art & Architecture