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Michelangelo Masterpiece from Hermitage

Hosted by the Consul of the Rome Russian Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sat 19 Jan 15:30 - 17:00

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We will have an accompanying visitin english that allows us to have more details on Michelangelo's Masterpiece
and Florentine and Roman architectural visions together with anecdotes about the building.Protected content
Overlooking the Arch of Giano close La Bocca della Verità in historical center of Rome, l’Adolescente by Michelangelo, from the State Ermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, will be exhibited in an extraordinary way.
Probably made around Protected content , the precious marble is one of the very few works of Michelangelo preserved abroad, arrived in Russia on the initiative of the Tsarina Catherine II the Great, who bought it from an English banker in Protected content .
"The Hermitage doesn’t normally lend to private foundations,” says Fendi. “But they were looking for an important place to show some of their works and they finally decided that this could be the right place for them. They liked the fact that this space is free and for everyone.”