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characters The History of Rome in Painting è PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ A sumptuously illustrated history of Rome the Eternal Citythe capital of Italy and world artas captured by painters from the Antiuity through the twentieth century in one luxurious hardcover volume with slipcaseFrom its ancient sFontana di Trevi and many With its than three hundred full color illustrations including four spectacular gatefolds; its insightful text written by leading art historians; and its valuable apparatus including capsule biographies of 175 artists; The History of Rome in Painting is an important achievement in scholarship and publishing and a fitting tribute to the Eternal City It is a true feast for art lovers travelers and historians alike In art history as in the ancient Empire all roads lead to Rome; here in one volume is the city as generations of painters have sought it dreamed it and captured it for all time Like its predecessors The History of Venice in Painting and The History of Paris in Painting it belongs in every art lover’s libra.

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A sumptuously illustrated history of Rome the Eternal Citythe capital of Italy and world artas captured by painters from the Antiuity through the twentieth century in one luxurious hardcover volume with slipcaseFrom its ancient status as the jewel of an empire to its modern incarnation as a troubled yet culturally vibrant European capital Rome has compelled the imagination of artists for over two thousand years Now in The History of Rome in Painting that entire span is brought to life through the visions of the greatest painters of the past millenniumAs two previous Abbeville volumes The History of Paris in Painting and The History of Venice in Painting did for their respective cities Rome provides the most luxurious possible visual presentat.

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The History of Rome in PaintingIon of one of the world’s most beautiful places Editors Maria Teresa Caracciolo and Roselyne de Ayala with the help of six other expert contributors guide the reader through the colorful and tumultuous history of the Eternal City from its humble origins as a village on the Palatine Hill to the cultural explosion of the Renaissance from its reinvention as the capital of modern Italy to the watershed of the Lateran Treaty and beyond Here you will find portraits of the city’s most famous and controversial leadersfrom Julius Caesar to Mussolinias well as its long succession of popes and aristocratic families Depicted also in brilliant detail are the city’s architectural and sculptural landmarks Saint Peter’s Basilica Trajan’s Column the.