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Costanza and Bernini - a tale of love, obsession and survival

6 days ago   |   By Chez Namaste Nancy

With lips slightly parted and eyes fixed on a point in the distance, a breathtaking marble portrait of Costanza Piccolomini appears alive. Carved by Gianlorenzo Bernini in 1636-37 for his own pleasure, the portrait of Costanza is one of his most captivating works, but until now little has been known about its subject.
For centuries Costanza was identified only as Bernini's mistress, who later incited his rage by betraying him for his brother. Author Sarah McPhee corrects and expands this story in her remarkable biography of a sculpture and its subject. Bernini's Beloved sets the bust and...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

AQUAMAN 41

AQUAMAN 41

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MARTIAN MANHUNTER 2

MARTIAN MANHUNTER 2

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Bodyscape 12

Bodyscape 12

Seated female nude figure, close up body shapes. Read more ...

FARM, RANCH, LANDSCAPE by TOM BROWN

FARM, RANCH, LANDSCAPE by TOM BROWN

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Contemporary Mixed Media Landscape Art Painting,“RECALLING SPRING” by...

Contemporary Mixed Media Landscape Art Painting,“RECALLING SPRING” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

11"x11" Mixed Media on Paper/Available $150 Read more ...

Fine Art Print, Gemstone Abstract Art "Gemstone 6R" by Colorado Mixed Media...

Fine Art Print, Gemstone Abstract Art "Gemstone 6R" by Colorado Mixed Media Abstract Artist Carol Nelson

This 12"x12"x1.25" Fine Art Print is available for $99.00 HERE Read more ...

New "Happy Campers" Oil Painting by Contemporary Impressionist Niki Gulley

New "Happy Campers" Oil Painting by Contemporary Impressionist Niki Gulley

"Happy Campers" ©2018 Niki Gulley8" x 16" textured oil painting Painted on location, I loved these colorful campers we came across at this “glamping” park, and I just had to... Read more ...

Reconstructed Past / MABIRE REICH Architectes

Reconstructed Past / MABIRE REICH Architectes

© Guillaume Satre Architects: MABIRE REICH Architectes Location: 91620 Nozay, France Area: 1306.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Guillaume Satre Engineers: Otéis Acoustics... Read more ...

Minneapolis to Become First Major U.S. City to End Single-Family Zoning

Minneapolis to Become First Major U.S. City to End Single-Family Zoning

Minneapolis. Image Courtesy of Creative Commons Minneapolis will become the first major U.S. city to end single-family home zoning. City Council passed Minneapolis 2040 , a... Read more ...

Contemporary Bold Expressive New Mexico Landscape Painting “Outside Taos” by...

Contemporary Bold Expressive New Mexico Landscape Painting “Outside Taos” by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien Gonzales

16"x20" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...