The Medici Villa of Poggio a Caiano and Renaissance in the oldest textile city of Europe, Prato. On Saturday, when traffic slows down, it is pleasurable, early in the morning, to get onto a bus taking us in 30 minutes[…]
Alessandro Filipepi, better known as Sandro Botticelli, the painter of world famous Birth of Venus, lies buried in this rather anonymous way in the Florentine church Ognissanti. I want to mention this on his 5th centenary of his death.
Held in the summer apartments of the Tuscan Grand Duke Ferdinand II in the Pitti Palace in Florence this outstanding temporary exhibition shows magnificent cameos and stones carvings on loan from several museums which are displayed along the permanent collection[…]
Dopo un accurato restauro due famosi dipinti di Filippo Lippi ( 1406 – 1469 ) – la Pala del Noviziato ed una annunciazione e due santi – saranno nuovamente visibili al pubblico dal 27 aprile 2010 nella celeberrima Galleria degli[…]