September 5, 2016
The Venus of Urbino Goes Home.
The Venus of Urbino goes home Almost five centuries after it was commissioned by Guidubaldo II Della Rovere and painted by Titian, the Venus is going back to Urbino, where it will be on display in the Palazzo Ducale from tomorrow, 6 September, to 18 December 2016.
August 29, 2016
A new artwork attributed to Borromini in Siena A new study reveals that the Crocefisso Chapel in the Church of San Martino in Siena was designed by Baroque architect Francesco Borromini .
September 18, 2015
Realist painter Fausto Zonaro was born on this day in 1854.