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19./20. Jahrhundert Frühe Neuzeit Kunst

Making it up

How a ‘masterpiece’ by Michelangelo was made out in the Nineteenth century

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Frühe Neuzeit Global Kunst Verflechtung

Spot the Giraffe: The Material Culture of Animals Found, Lost and Painted

The distracted tourist might be forgiven for not paying much attention to what is represented in The Adoration of the Magi, one of more than twenty large-scale frescos decorating the Tornabuoni Chapel in the Church of Santa Maria Novella in Florence. The famous Italian painter Domenico Ghirlandaio and his workshop worked tirelessly between 1485 and […]