January 10, 2020
CFA: Raubkunst at the Ringling: A Catalogue in Absentia
A researcher and writer is being sought to investigate the provenance of a quartet of quirkily shaped, sized, and framed 18th Century oil paintings associated with the work of Venetian artist Giovanni Battista Piazzetta (1682-1754).
June 16, 2019
Filippo Juvarra is believed to have been born on June 16, 1678 in Messina; his father was a silversmith whose approach to applied art and decoration likely influenced his son’s architectural ornamentation.
April 28, 2019
Giovanni Maria Benzoni died on April 28, 1873.