rome
breathtakingdestinations:

Villa Ada - Rome - Italy (von Giampaolo Macorig)

breathtakingdestinations:

Villa Ada - Rome - Italy (von Giampaolo Macorig)

went to see this last night.
Great movie and worth the three hours of life time spent watching it.

italian-landscapes:

Paolina Borghese come Venere (as Venus)

  • Artista / Artist: Antonio Canova (1757 -1822)
  • Data dell’opera / Date of the work: 1805-1808
  • Materiale / Material: marmo / Marble
  • Collocazione / Location: Galleria Borghese, Roma (Borghese Gallery, Rome), Lazio, Italy
  • Stile / Style: neoclassico / Neo-classic

Paolina Bonaparte (1780-1825) was one of the sisters of Napoleon; she married the Prince Camillo Borghese in Rome.

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un-monde-de-papier:

L’Extase de Sainte-Thérèse, Le Bernin, 1647-1652.

Chapelle Cornaro, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome.

Source: www.wga.hu

eccellenze-italiane:

Pantheon
vivipiuomeno:

Robert Rauschenberg ph. - Rome, 1952

vivipiuomeno:

Robert Rauschenberg ph. - Rome, 1952

breathtakingdestinations:

Colosseum - Rome (von ngari.norway)

breathtakingdestinations:

Colosseum - Rome (von ngari.norway)


1st C. BCE. Female Winged Victory holding a helmet. Delicate stucco niche relief unearthed in 1879 inside a Roman Augustan Period noble’s villa. Museo Nazionale Romano.

1st C. BCE. Female Winged Victory holding a helmet. Delicate stucco niche relief unearthed in 1879 inside a Roman Augustan Period noble’s villa. Museo Nazionale Romano.