19th Century Italian Plaster Bust Antinous

Antinous the Beautiful

Antinous is known historically as the favorite of Emperor Hadrian. He was a…


Venice Grand Canal Painting

The Grand Tour

The infatuation with the Grand Tour, the initiatory trip to Italy undertaken by…


A Dream of Italy The Marquis Campana's Collection

The Marquis Campana's Collection

“Giampietro Campana director of Monte di Pietà in Rome, was one of the most…