01 octobre 2012

The Scuderie del Quirinale opens exhibition by the greatest Dutch painter of the 17th century

Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675), The Little Street, 1658 circa. Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum Gift of H.W.A. Deterding, London © Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam ROME.- At long last, Rome hosts a major retrospective of the work of Johannes Vermeer, the greatest Dutch painter of the 17th century, whose art is not represented in any Italian collection nor has it ever been the object of a structured, in-depth study in this country. The Scuderie del Quirinale exhibition includes a meticulous selection of works by Vermeer – extremely rare, and held in... [Lire la suite]

14 mars 2011

Lorenzo Lotto @ Scuderie del Quirinale

Lorenzo Lotto, Ritratto di Andrea Odoni, 1527: Hampton Court, Collezioni reali ROME.- Following the major monographic exhibitions devoted to Lorenzo Lotto in Venice in 1953 and in Bergamo, Paris and Washington in 1998, the Scuderie del Quirinale presents, for the very first time here in Rome, an exhibition covering the entire artistic output of this spectacular and solitary master of the Italian Renaissance who, leaving the tranquil provinces of the Veneto and Marche behind him, lived briefly in Rome itself, but the city showed at... [Lire la suite]
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20 février 2010

Caravaggio @ Scuderie del Quirinale

Caravaggio, Canestro di frutta (la fiscella), Milano, Pinacoteca Ambrosiana © 2009. Foto Scala, Firenze An exhibition that adopts a radically innovative and up-to-date approach to this extremely famous and enormously celebrated "Lombard genius".A large amount of recent research and scholarship, along with numerous exhibitions and papers probing the life and career of Michelangelo Merisi, alias Caravaggio, have confirmed growing worldwide interest in this artist's painting and the pivotal role that painting has played... [Lire la suite]
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13 décembre 2009

Caravaggio @ the Scuderie del Quirinale

Caravaggio, "Amor vincit Omnia", 1602. ©Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Gemäldegalerie sind eine Einrichtung der Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz. ROME.- Caravaggio did not paint much in his life. Because life often took precedence over art. And yet, many artworks over the centuries have been attributed to Michelangelo Merisi. For some too many, for others simply dubious attributions. The exhibition at the Scuderie del Quirinale will present the public with only those artworks that are certainly by Caravaggio, the sum... [Lire la suite]
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26 septembre 2009

"Roman Imperial Painting" @ the Scuderie del Quirinale, Rome

A detail of a female portrait coming from Hawara, a site near the Fayum oasis, Egypt, dated 54-68 AD, is on display in the exhibition "Roman Imperial Painting", in Rome, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009. The exhibition, made of frescoes, portraits on wood and on glass, decorations and landscapes from patrician domus is completely devoted to the painting of the ancient Rome. (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito) ROME (AP).- Frescoes that once adorned Roman villas are going on display in a new exhibit that shows the tastes of ancient... [Lire la suite]
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06 octobre 2008

"Giovanni Bellini" @ Scuderie del Quirinale, Rome

Giovanni Bellini, Allegoria sacra, circa 1485-1488, tavola. Firenze, Galleria degli Uffizi. Photo: Gabinetto fotografico Soprintendenza P.S.A.E. e per il Polo Museale della città di Firenze ROME.- The major monographic exhibition on "Giovanni Bellini" that Mauro Lucco and Giovanni C. F. Villa are organizing at Rome's Scuderie del Quirinale exhibition center, putting together a scientific committee of immense international prestige comprising the world's leading experts on the painter, is an operation that is going to... [Lire la suite]
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