Caravaggios St. John & Masterpieces from the Capitoline Museum in Rome
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Caravaggios St. John & Masterpieces from the Capitoline Museum in Rome by Sergio Guarino

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Published by Wadsworth Atheneum .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

ContributionsJean Cadogan (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11440040M
ISBN 10091833313X
ISBN 109780918333131

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Galleria Borghese, Piazzale Scipione Borghese 5, Rome's largest collection of Caravaggio works: seven paintings in total. Advance booking is required. Tues-Sun For details see website. Self-portrait as Bacchus - Young Sick Bacchus () Boy with basket of fruit () St Jerome Writing (c. ) Madonna and Child with St Anne ()   Not far from the Piazza Navona is the Church of St. Louis of the French, the National church of the French Chatolic Community in Rome since Right in the Contarelli Chapel, the last one on the left aisle, is preserved one of the most important art work in the career of Caravaggio: a cycle of paintings about the life of Saint Matthew, known as the Triptych of Saint Matthew, realized 2 days ago  The Capitoline Museums (Musei Capitolini) are found in Piazza del museums are owned and administered by the Municipality of museum were the result of the donation of a collection of valuable bronzes by Pope Sixtus IV in to the citizens of Rome, making them the oldest museums in the world. The museums are made up by two imposing buildings located   Saint John the Baptist (Playing with a Lamb) in Capitoline Museums In the Capitoline Museums, rather, one can admire one of eight representations of St. John the Baptist realized by the artist during his career, this one in particular known as John the Baptist (Playing with a Lamb), identical to that found inside the Doria Pamphili /discovering-rome-caravaggio/

The Capitoline collection, founded in by Pope Sixtus IV with the donation to the Roman people of the bronze statues of the Lateran (the She-wolf, the ‘Spinario‘, or Boy extracting a thorn from his foot, the ‘Camillus‘ and the colossal head of the emperor-king Constantine with its hand and orb), is regarded as the oldest public   Capitoline Museum. Halls and halls of historic Rome, the Capitoline museum is a great place to get lost and release your inner art nerd. It has the John the Baptist painting by Caravaggio on display which isn’t so much a painting of a saint as it is a copy of Michelangelo’s work with a sub-erotic homosexual :// Right around the back of the museum, you'll find Neve di Latte, one of Rome's truly great new-generation ice-cream shops. Via Guido Reni 4a, 00 39 06 /italy/rome/articles/Romes-best-museums-and-art-galleries. Capitoline Museum. Walk into the room with Caravaggio’s John the Baptist, Youth with a Ram () in the Capitoline Museum, and you’ll know about it. This painting demands to be looked at – it is, by far, the darkest, sensual and atmospheric Baroque work in the ://