вторник, 8 януари 2008 г.
Gian Paolo Pannini (1691-1765)
When does appear the interest to the ruins of ancient world as ruins?
Maybe that has something to do with the belief that the pagan civilization deserved its defeat?
That was the main thought of Augustine in his De civitate Dei
понеделник, 7 януари 2008 г.
In 1425-1427 Donatello collaborated with Michelozzo on the funerary monument of Antipope John XXIII for the Battistero (in Florence).
Here the lions are placed under the coffin as a kind of Caryatids. Are there such cases in Antiquity?