Posts by Anne Leader

April 17, 2022
Happy Easter (Buona Pasqua) from the Italian Art Society!

April 15, 2022
Today is Good Friday, the anniversary of Jesus’ death on the cross.

April 14, 2022
Today is Holy, or Maundy, Thursday, when Jesus washed his disciples’ feet in an act of humility that is seen as a reminder of the cleansing waters of Baptism and a foreshadowing of the purification brought by the Crucifixion .

May 23, 2019
Italian sculptor, painter, caricaturist, and author Adriano Cecioni died on 23 May 1886 in Florence.

May 16, 2019
Italian-American sculptor Attilio Piccirilli was born on 16 May 1866 in Massa Carrara.

April 11, 2019
Architect Donato Bramante died on 11 April 1514 in Rome.

March 6, 2019
Architect Guarino Guarini died on 6 March 1683 in Milan at age 59.

February 7, 2019
7 February is the anniversary of the translation of the relics of St. Romuald in 1481 from his burial site in Val di Castro, where he died in 1027, to Fabriano.

January 24, 2019
Sculptor Francesco Robba died on 24 January 1757 in Zagreb.

November 15, 2018
Neoclassical Architect Giocondo Albertolli Died on 15 November 1839 in Milan.

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