May 25, 2020
Fit for Ducal Patronage: A Quartet of Quattrocento Florentine Painters

July 6, 2018
The Quattrocento Decoration in the Sistine Chapel

December 11, 2017
Bernardino Pinturicchio Died on 11 December 1513 in Siena.

July 16, 2016
Vincenzo degli Azani died on 16 July in 1557.

May 17, 2016
The finale of a famed Florentine: Early Renaissance painter Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi, better known as Sandro Botticelli, died 17 May 1510.

January 20, 2016
Today (20 January) is the feast day of St. Sebastian.

September 12, 2015
“Raphael’s Collaborations” Symposium a Smashing Success Today’s symposium at the Worcester Art Museum (WAM), “ Raphael’s Collaborations ,” offered invigorating discussion by some of the leading scholars in the field of Raphael studies, including a compelling presentation by IAS President Sheryl Reiss on Raphael’s patronal networks in Florence in the early years of the 16th century.

September 3, 2015
thegetty : An Infrared reflectogram of a painting by Andrea Del Sarto reveals an architectural drawing beneath.

August 15, 2013
On this day in 1483, Pope Sixtus IV dedicated the Sistine Chapel to the Assumption of the Virgin , celebrated each year on 15 August.

July 31, 2013
The August issue of The Burlington Magazine will be devoted to Italian art with articles on Pietro Perugino’s contract for the Collegio del Cambio frescos; the late work of Pietro da Cortona and his workshop; the decorations for the Collegio Borromeo in Pavia; more on Mattia Preti’s S. Vigilio altarpiece in Siena; and a fake Francia in the National Gallery, London.

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