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Bernini Accompanies A Major Exhibition And Is Destined To Become A Key Reference Work On Bernini, The Most Important Sculptor Of The Th Century All The Images Of The Works At The Galleria Borghese And Of Several Pieces From Roman Collections And Churches Are Especially Shot For This Catalogue The Dictionary Of The Friends And Patrons Of Bernini At The End Of The Catalogue Contains Approximately One Hundred Entries, Constituting A Very Useful Tool For Researchers On Bernini And Baroque Rome Gianlorenzo Bernini , Architect, Painter, But Above All Sculptor, Had A Career That Spanned Almost Three Quarters Of A Century He Worked Under Six Different Popes And Was Instrumental In The Ornamentation Of Baroque Rome, From The Colonnade Of St Peter To The Fountains In Piazza Navona And Piazza Di Spagna, From The Many Stunning Sculptural Groups In The Churches And Palaces Of Rome To The Dozens Of Speaking Portraits , Which Depict Cardinals, Popes, Kings And Intellectuals Of His Time The Galleria Borghese, Home Of Many Works By Bernini, Including Some Of His World Famous Groups Such As Apollo And Daphne, The Rape Of Proserpina And David, Will Host A Major Exhibition On The Sculptures Of This Extraordinary Artist Exceptional In Scope And Scholarship, The Catalogue Analyses Many Different Aspects Of Bernini S Output, Focusing On The Many Innovations He Introduced It Also Devotes Studies To The Critical Reception Of Bernini And To His Relationships With Friends And Patrons A Dictionary Of These Is Included At The End Of The Book

6 thoughts on “Bernini

  1. says:

    Wonderful book for Bernini fans quality of reproductions poor but accepptable

  2. says:

    All those who viewed the exhibition at the Galleria Borghese will find this book a useful souvenir but those who did not make it to Rome will find it less than a satisfactory account of Bernini s miraculous genius The book is a catalogue but not a comprehensive monograph.

  3. says:

    Didn t see this at the Borghese last December when we went, but so glad to find it on Goes well beyond Bernini s works at The Borghese The photo plates are fantastic Very well done book Somethings digital cannot replace and this book and Bernini s sculptures are two of them.

  4. says:

    Nice, big images and quality paper, thick elegant hardcover, well written, with many details about the author and his work in a pretty big size and pretty thick book.

  5. says:

    This is quite a treat if your looking to not only see fantastic works of the Baroque period but the in depth history of the arts conception.

  6. says:

    Excellent photos and ample discussion with many photos of clay and stone work make for a great book about this great Italian sculptor.

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