Tag: Genova

Orazio Gentileschi

(1563–1639) Orazio Lomi Gentileschi The artist’s works: San Francesco sorretto dall’angelo c.1607 Museo del Prado, Madrid Riposo nella fuga in Egitto c.1620 National Gallery, London Danae e la pioggia d’oro 1621–1623 Getty Center, Los Angeles Giuditta e la sua serva con la testa…

Antoine-Jean Gros

(1771–1835) Baron  Antoine-Jean Gros The artist’s works: Autoportrait c.1790 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Bonaparte, Premier Consul, après la bataille de Marengo 1803 Musée du Louvre, Paris Bonaparte visitant les pestiférés de Jaffa 1804 Musée du Louvre, Paris Napoléon sur le champ…

Sir Anthony van Dyck

(1599–1641) Antoon van Dyck Anthonie Vandyke The artist’s works: Portrait of a Married Couple c.1617–1618 Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest Betrayal of Christ c.1618–1620 Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis Mucius Scaevola before Lars Porsenna c.1618–1620 Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest The Betrayal of…

Cristoforo Colombo

(1451–1506) Christophorus Columbus Works: • La lettera dell’isole che ha trovato nuovamente el Re di Spagna (1495) • Lettera ai Reali di Spagna (1493) • Lettere autografe edite ed inedite di Cristoforo Colombo (Italian) • The authentic letters of Columbus…

Vittorio Gassman

(1922–2000) Vittorio Gassmann, OMRI Filmography as Actor: War and Peace 1956 Director: King Vidor Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda     I mostri 1963 Director: Dino Risi Starring: Ugo Tognazzi, Vittorio Gassman     C’eravamo tanto amati 1974 Director: Ettore Scola Starring: Nino Manfredi, Vittorio Gassman…

Andrea Doria

(1466–1560) Andrea Doria in Art: Bronzino (1503-1572) Andrea Doria come Nettuno 1531–1533 Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano     Born November 30 1466 Oneglia (Italia) Died November 25 1560 Genova (Italia) Occupation Admiral Condottiero

Simonetta Cattaneo Vespucci

(1453–1476) Simonetta Vespucci in Art: Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510) Ritratto di giovane donna c.1475–1480 Gemäldegalerie, Berlin     Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510) Ritratto di Simonetta Vespucci c.1480 Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main     Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510) Prove di Mosè 1481–1482 Cappella Sistina, Vaticano     Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510)…

Joseph Bonaparte

(1768–1844) Joseph-Napoléon Bonaparte, born Giuseppe di Buonaparte Comte de Survilliers King of Spain and the Indies (1808–1813) King of Naples and Sicily (1806–1808) Joseph Bonaparte in Film: Désirée 1954 Director: Henry Koster Cast: Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons   Born January 7 1768 Corte,…