Famous paintings bags: some ideas to choose the most beautiful ones

borse | quadri famosi

FAMOUS PAINTINGS BAGS: HERE ARE SOME IDEAS TO CHOOSE THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ONES

Famous paintings bags are my passion and I love choosing those which have specific features.
They must be handy, spacious and satisfy my love for art.

Would you like to discover together with me the most beautiful ones, where to find them and choose the most suitable for you? Let’s go!

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How to visit Milan Cathedral: what to see, tickets, tours

Duomo Milano | terrazze

HOW TO VISIT MILAN CATHEDRAL: WHAT TO SEE, TICKETS, TOURS

How many times have you been to Milan and wanted to visit Milan Cathedral?
I entered the Cathedral at least twice in my life, but I never had the time to admire the details and especially to explore the interiors of the museum complex of Milan Cathedral.

Visiting Milan Cathedral, in fact, means not only entering the Church which is the symbol of Milan, but also going up to the rooftops, admiring at a short distance the spires and statues placed at dizzy heights, discovering the history of this place by going down to the undergrounds and its Museum.
At last I could admire Milan Cathedral in all its beauty and in this post I’ll tell you what to see.

Visiting Milan Cathedral

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Palazzina di Caccia of Stupinigi: history, description, interiors, tickets

Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi

PALAZZINA DI CACCIA OF STUPINIGI: HISTORY, DESCRIPTION, INTERIORS, OPENING HOURS, TICKETS

The Palazzina di Caccia of Stupinigi (The hunting residence of Stupinigi) was built to be a temporary residence, a place where to organize parties and to be used as a hunting lodge. Actually, it is a majestic Baroque building, more similar to a royal residence than to a simple hunting lodge.

Have you ever seen this place? Would you like to visit it?
In this post you’ll find some information about what to see and how to arrange your visit.

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Art Nouveau style in Naples: artists and works

Giuseppe De Curtis | Dream in Venice

Giuseppe De Curtis – Dream in Venice, 1890. Tempera on canvas, 130 x 145 cm
Intesa Sanpaolo Collection, Photo Giusti Claudio, Florence

ART NOUVEAU STYLE IN NAPLES: ARTISTS AND WORKS

What was Art Nouveau style in Naples and who are the most important artists?
A new artistic style which spread all over Europe, between the late 19th century and the early 20th century, with its sinuous shapes inspired by nature.
At that time Naples was a cosmopolitan city and open to novelties, not very different from Paris and, therefore, embraced Art Nouveau style in all its variations.

Art Nouveau style in Naples will be a revolution!

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The Clown by Renoir: analysis and curious facts about the painting

Renoir | il Clown

THE CLOWN BY RENOIR: ANALYSIS AND CURIOUS FACTS ABOUT THE PAINTING

Why is the Clown by Renoir a masterpiece?
It’s one of Renoir’s early works, painted long before other famous paintings considered to be masterpieces of Impressionist painters.

When I published the post about the Kröller-Müller Museum works I put the Clown by Renoir among the unmissable works, and after reading this post you’ll understand why.

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