PALACE OF VERSAILLES CURIOUS FACTS: 5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE RESIDENCE OF THE SUN KING
If you visit the Palace of Versailles curious facts, anecdotes and history mix together in an engaging tale about the glory and the end of the French monarchy.
In this post I’ve gathered some curious facts about the Palace of Versailles to know better this wonderful place you should visit at least once in your lifetime.
Palace of Versailles curious facts
LIFE OF ARTEMISIA GENTILESCHI: 5 THINGS TO KNOW
For a long time Artemisia Gentileschi was mentioned in art history books because she was the protagonist of a trial for sexual assault of which she was the victim. An event that for a long time overshadowed her talent.
Still, Artemisia was a very important painter, sought-after and accepted by the artistic community of the 16th century, like a man.
In this post I’ll tell you the life of Artemisia in five points, to know the woman and especially the artist.
Life of Artemisia Gentileschi in 5 points
EIFFEL TOWER HISTORY AND CURIOUS FACTS OF THE SYMBOL OF PARIS: 5 THINGS TO KNOW
Eiffel Tower history and curious facts of a symbol loved by Parisians, visitors coming from all over the world, and photographed almost by anyone who stayed in Paris at least once in his life.
In this post I’ll tell you the history of the most famous Tower in the world in 5 points and which in 2019 has celebrated its 130th anniversary.
A brilliant success for a monument designed to be a temporary work!
Eiffel Tower history and curious facts: 5 things to know
GIORGIO DE CHIRICO LIFE AND CURIOUS FACTS: 5 THINGS TO KNOW
If you think of a painting by Giorgio de Chirico which is the first work that comes to your mind?
De Chirico’s painting universe is made up of deserted squares, marble busts recalling classical art, faceless mannequins and landscapes which make emerge only questions intended to be without answers.
In this post I’ll tell you the life of Giorgio de Chirico, the artist who was the leading figure of the Metaphysical art movement and the forerunner of Surrealism.
Giorgio de Chirico: 5 things to know
THE VEILED CHRIST IN NAPLES: 5 THINGS TO KNOW
Do you know the Veiled Christ in Naples?
It is located in one of the most mysterious places in Naples, and according to legend the marble veil, which covers Christ’s body, is actually the result of an experiment carried out by Prince of Sansevero, who was famous not for his noble origins but rather for his passion for esotericism, human anatomy and alchemy.
In this post I will tell you 5 things to know about the Veiled Christ which is on exhibition in Naples.
The Veiled Christ in Naples