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Object ID 000059

Object Name Borghese Gallery

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Collection Mark Shields Memorial Collection

Accession # 2017.01.258.144

Alternate ID NF 708.56 MOR

General Category Printed Material

Category Books


Source Category Gift

Accession Date MAY 25,2018


Location NF

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Object Keywords Galleria Borghese,Italy-Art,Rome,Guidebook,Moreno, Paolo Author,

Title The Borghese Gallery




Description / Abstract Rome's Galleria Borghese, home of the Borghese family, influential in the 17th and 19th centuries, now contains some of the greatest pieces of Western art. The home and museum features work by masters such as Raphael, Coanova, Bernini, and Caravaggio. This guidebook leads the reader room by room, describing each work of art along with its symbolism and cultural references. Also included are hundreds of color reproductions and commentary on each piece.

Physical Description 415 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.

Author Moreno, Paolo.

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ISBN 9788836519460


Language English

Publisher Milano : Touring Club Italiano, 2000.

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Spine / Label 708.56 MOR