La Fornarina by Raphael: who she was and where to admire the painting

Raffaello | La Fornarina

LA FORNARINA BY RAPHAEL: WHO SHE WAS AND WHERE TO ADMIRE THE PAINTING

Which story does la Fornarina by Raphael tell and who is the young woman made immortal by this painting?
Stories of any kind have circulated about this painting and for this reason this work has become legendary.

We don’t know almost anything about the true identity of La Fornarina, but theories are many and, as always happen in these cases, people can build a story as they wish.
In this post I’ll tell you who the girl painted by Raphael was, according to the main theories, and where you can admire the painting today.

La Fornarina by Raphael

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An interview with Francesca Pasquali – NOT ORDINARY PLACE

Francesca Pasquali artworks

Francesca Pasquali, Iceberg, 2016, transparent plastic straws on golden colour mirror polished Plexiglass, dark grey lacquered frame, diameter – 120 x 22 cm. Photo by Fabio Mantovani. Courtesy Francesca Pasquali

AN INTERVIEW WITH FRANCESCA PASQUALI – NOT ORDINARY PLACE

Francesca Pasquali is an artist who from the simplest objects and the study on nature creates works that involve the observer, transforming art into a multi-sensorial experience.

On the occasion of Arte Fiera 2020 she exhibits her artworks and Alice Traforti interviewed her for Art post Blog, helping us to understand the reasons for an exhibition where container and content are just one thing.

Francesca Pasquali – NOT ORDINARY PLACE

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Works of art in Venice: the unmissable masterpieces

opere d'arte | da vedere a Venezia

WORKS OF ART IN VENICE: THE UNMISSABLE MASTERPIECES

Which are the works of art in Venice you can’t miss?
In this post I made a list of unmissable masterpieces which will make you discover the city, its museums and its palaces.

Are you ready to discover the marvels of Venice?
Let’s go!

The unmissable works of art in Venice you can’t miss

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Museums in Amsterdam to visit: my advice on which ones you should visit

Amsterdam

MUSEUMS IN AMSTERDAM TO VISIT: MY ADVICE ON WHICH ONES YOU SHOULD VISIT

Which are the museums in Amsterdam to visit if you visit the city for the first time?
And which ones you should visit if you come back to the capital of the Netherlands?
In this post you’ll find all the ideas to arrange your trip to Amsterdam and especially a list of the museums in Amsterdam to visit.

Museums in Amsterdam to visit

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