Art Historian and Renaissance Scholar

Rivergod

Rivergod

 

Giovanni Battista Castello (1509-1569)
Black chalk, pen and brown ink
13.2 x  25.9 cm

 

Passion and Strategy – Nothing Changes

Passion and Strategy – Nothing Changes

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“It’s impossible to find early drawings or anything good by recent artists . . .The situation here is truly awful . . .It’s not like the old days!”

Sound familiar? Similar messages could have been texted yesterday between collectors or dealers.

The British Art Medal Society

The British Art Medal Society

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“I am grateful to Rick Scorza for introducing me to the fascinating world of medals, and for being one of the initiators of this exhibition . . .”

Works in Bronze and Other Media by Contemporary Medallists.
An exhibition organised by Jean-Luc Baroni in collaboration with The British Art Medal Society, c/o Department of Coins and Medals, British Museum

Review of Florian Härb, ‘The Drawings of Giorgio Vasari (1511-1574)’
Vincenzo Borghini fra i ‘pittori di casa’ e l’Accademia del Disegno

Vincenzo Borghini fra i ‘pittori di casa’ e l’Accademia del Disegno

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Delivered at Feuilles de memorie: un carnet de dessins du musée du Louvre, organised by the Association des historiens de l’art italien, Paris, Institut national d’histoire de l’art, May 2016

 

Il ruolo di Vincenzo Borghini

Il ruolo di Vincenzo Borghini

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2016 – Master Drawings, LIV, pp. 205-24

 

‘Grottesche, Arabeschi, and Calligrafia: A Drawing by Antenore Ridolfi in the Metropolitan Museum of Art’
Vasari’s ‘Sala di Lorenzo’, Bronzino’s ‘Rearing Stallion’ and Naldini’s ‘Colosseum’

Vasari’s ‘Sala di Lorenzo’, Bronzino’s ‘Rearing Stallion’ and Naldini’s ‘Colosseum’

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Study Day held at The Drawing Institute, Morgan Library & Museum, New York, January 2015