Étiqueté : image des saints

Exposition : « Heavenly Earth : Images of Saint Francis at La Verna », Washington – The National Gallery of Art, du 25 février au 8 juillet 2018.

The Descrizione del Sacro Monte della Vernia (1612) depicts the monastery and dramatic rocky terrain of La Verna, the site where Saint Francis received the stigmata. The gifted baroque draftsman Jacopo Ligozzi was hired to illustrate the volume and he cleverly designed overslips pasted on 5 of the 22 engraved illustrations in a before-and­-after fashion to demonstrate the changes to the topography since Saint Francis’s time. Drawing on the Gallery’s holdings of Franciscan imagery, spanning the 15th...

Appel à communication : « The saints of Rome », Rome – Académie hongroise/Palazzo Falconieri, du 4 au 6 octobre 2017.

The Saints of Rome: Diffusion and Reception from late Antiquity to the Early Modern Period The Hungarian Hagiography Society and the Croatian Hagiography Society Hagiotheca organize the 6th HAGIOTHECA Conference Rome, 4-6 October 2017 Accademia d’Ungheria in Roma Palazzo Falconieri, Via Giulia 1, Rome The saints of Rome have always been among the most venerated and the most popular heavenly patrons in Christendom, grafting the noble air of universality and integration onto emerging Christian cultures....