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The Baroque Genius of Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione on View at National Gallery of Art

The Baroque Genius of Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione on View at National Gallery of Art

| March 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

A National Gallery of Art exhibit focuses on paper drawings by Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione, the 17th century Italian artist. Many consider Castiglione’s work to be the most complex of the baroque period, the naturalistic style that dominated the 1600s. This exhibit presents nearly 80 works of Castiglione’s prints and drawings, most from the Gallery‚Äôs collection […]

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