Written by Michela | 7 May, 2010 9:00
at the IV centenary of the death of Caravaggio in Florence From next 22 May to 17 October will be held "Caravaggio and Caravaggeschi"Where more than one hundred works will be exhibited, both between the various works by Caravaggio, the City of Florence has, As Bacchus and the Medusa, that among the important loans from around the world. The exhibition will be held at the Galleria Palatina in Palazzo Pitti and Galleria degli Uffizi.
Thanks to this exhibition will brought to light all the various nuances of the phenomenon of Caravaggeschi. Artemisia Gentileschi, Battistello Caracciolo, Theodor Rombouts, Gerry Honthorst, Bartolomeo Manfredi, Jusepe de Ribera, Cecco del Caravaggio and Spadarino: the season of the Florentine Caravaggeschi was second only to Roman.
Just Gerrit Honthorst with the Adoration of the Shepherds, now in the Uffizi, along with other works of Cecco del Caravaggio and the Spadarino, are the heroines of some of the most important reception of Caravaggio's painting outside of Rome, or decoration Chapel of Santa Felicita G. - planned but never completed – which, The exhibition intends to offer for the first time, a virtual reconstruction.
For information about the exhibition tel. 055 2388651 Tel. 055 2388614