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“Verrocchio: sculptor and painter of Renaissance Florence” (15 settembre 2019 – 12 gennaio 2020). Prima retrospettiva USA su Andrea del Verrocchio alla National Gallery of Art

“Verrocchio: sculptor and painter of Renaissance Florence” (15 settembre 2019 – 12 gennaio 2020). Prima retrospettiva USA su Andrea del Verrocchio alla National Gallery of Art

| September 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

L’arte italiana continua a stupire Washington. La prossima apertura della prima retrospettiva americana su Andrea del Verrocchio “Verrocchio: sculptor and painter of Renaissance Florence” (15 settembre 2019 – 12 gennaio 2020) alla National Gallery of Art, una delle più prestigiose istituzioni museali degli Stati Uniti, avvia una nuova stagione da protagonista per la cultura italiana […]

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Celebrating Tintoretto’s 500th Anniversary at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC

Celebrating Tintoretto’s 500th Anniversary at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC

| April 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Jacopo Tintoretto (c. 1519–1594) was a formidable competitor during his lifetime to the Venetian painters Titian and Veronese, yet he slipped into secondary status in the ensuing centuries. Now, coinciding with the 500th anniversary of his birth, a landmark exhibition on view from March 24 through July 7, 2019, at the National Gallery of Art, […]

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The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy at the National Gallery of Art

The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy at the National Gallery of Art

| October 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Chiaroscuro woodcuts are among the rarest and most beautiful prints that flourished throughout 16th-century Italy. The first comprehensive study devoted to this subject, The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy casts new light on the beginnings and remarkable efflorescence of this art form, informed by new art-historical and technical research carried out over the last decade. […]

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Influence of Renaissance Prints on Maiolica and Bronze Explored at the National Gallery of Art, April 1–August 5, 2018

Influence of Renaissance Prints on Maiolica and Bronze Explored at the National Gallery of Art, April 1–August 5, 2018

| March 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

The first exhibition of its kind in the United States, Sharing Images: Renaissance Prints into Maiolica and Bronze, brings together some 90 objects to highlight the impact of Renaissance prints on maiolica and bronze plaquettes. Accompanied by a publication that provides a comprehensive introduction to different aspects of the phenomenon—from the role of 15th-century prints […]

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Coming to the National Gallery of Art in 2018

Coming to the National Gallery of Art in 2018

| July 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sharing Images: Renaissance Prints Into Maiolica and Bronze National Gallery of Art, Washington, April 1–August 5, 2018 Inspired by the acquisition of the important William A. Clark maiolica (glazed Italian ceramics) collection from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, and drawing largely on the Gallery’s newly expanded holdings, this exhibition brings together some 90 objects to […]

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Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence at the National Gallery of Art

Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence at the National Gallery of Art

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Luca della Robbia (1399/1400-1482), a master sculptor in marble and bronze, invented a glazing technique for terracotta sculpture that positioned him as one of the most innovative artists of the 15th century. Today, the sculptures created by Luca and his family workshop retain their brilliant opaque whites, deep cerulean blues, and botanical greens, purples and […]

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