One of the great Bernini sculptures "The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa" appears in S. Maria Della Vittoria on the Via XX Septembre. The sculpture depicts an angel shooting an arrow into Teresa. The sculpture itself, set in an aedicule, epitomizes the high ... Huffington Post, 2 weeks ago
1 images for "bernini"
Bernini'sFountain of the Four Rivers in Rome's Piazza Navona, with its four allegorical statues representing the Nile, the Ganges, the Rio de la Plata and the Danube, contains one of the most comical pieces of sculpture I've ever seen . ...Worldcrunch, 2 months ago
Splish-splash, I was taking a bath, long under Bernini's Colonnade… A Vatican worker fills in the cracks in Bernini's Colonnade in March 2013, before the conclave. Three showers for the homeless will soon be installed in the colonnade's public ...B.C. Catholic, 2 months ago Bathrooms of St. Peter's soon to include showers for homeless Angelus The Tidings Online, 2 months ago Pope Funds Showers For Homeless Under St. Peter's Colonnade Worldcrunch, 2 months ago
Frequently called "The Eternal City" Rome , Italy has undergone some intriguing changes in the past few decades. Tourism has been boosted, old museums have been renovated and new ones opened, and the city currently looks more beautiful and appealing ...Examiner.com, 8 hours ago
- Novinium has hired John Reilly as the company's new chief operating officer. Reilly has over 20 years of experience in senior executive leadership roles, helping with strategy development, expansion planning and organizational development, said ...Electrical Business, 4 days ago Novinium Hires REILLY as new COO Electric Energy Online, 1 week ago Novinium Hires Cannon as Chief Human Resources Officer Electric Energy Online, 2 months ago
Paul Jacobs returns to Davies Symphony Hall this Sunday afternoon at 3:00 to perform Olivier Messiaen's final composition for the organ, Livre du Saint-Sacrement . The hour-and-forty minute / no intermission Book of the Blessed Sacrament is food and ...Examiner.com, 1 week ago
The career of Denis Mahon (1910-201l), the aristocratic art historian and collector is the inspiration behind the "Da Guercino a Caravaggio, Sir Denis Mahon and italian art of the XVIIth century" show at the Palazzo Barberini. Mahon who was the ...Huffington Post, 1 week ago
The papacy had it pretty good when Cardinal Giovanni Battista Pamphilj was elected Pope Innocent X in 1644. By 1870, at the final stage of the Risorgimento, the power of the Holy See had already substantially declined. Pamphilj's nephew, Camillo, ...Huffington Post, 1 week ago
Have the remains of Alexander the Great AND his mother Olympias been found? Experts uncover bones of a woman and two men in underground Amphipolis tomb
The tomb is situated in the Amphipolis region of Serres in Greece Huge burial site is said to date back to between 325 and 300 BC This means it could have been built during the reign of Alexander the Great An underground vault, or fourth chamber was ...Capital Bay, 1 week ago
Here's where most-first time visitors to Rome get it wrong: they head straight for St Peter's Cathedral. St Peter's is a magnificent building, containing superb works of art; however its size not to mention the size of the crowds can be so ...Stuff.co.nz, 1 week ago Great Itineraries for Rome - Travel Tips - AARP AARP, 3 weeks ago
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!