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Perspectives

The representation of perspective space in art. Painted architectures, trompe-l'oeil, anamorphosis, "sfondato" and other virtuous illusions in painting from antiquity to the present day. Frescoes by Bergamasco, Tiepolo, Veronese, Andrea Pozzo, Carlo Santner, Giovan Battista Carlone, Andrea Ansaldo, Valerio Castello, Baldassarre Peruzzi and many others.

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: Annunciation, by Pietro di Cristoforo Vannucci, known as Perugiano, 1475 or 1493, tempera on panel. Detail of the Virgin

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: Annunciation, by Pietr...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: Annunciation, by Pietro di Cristoforo Vannucci, known as Perugiano, 1475 or 1493, tempera on panel.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: Annunciation, by Pietr...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria, Chapel of the Priors: Cycle dedicated to the Stories of St. Ludovic of Toulouse and St. Herculanus, realised between 1454 and 1480. Frescoes. The cycle is characterized by views and monuments of the fifteenth-century Perugia. Detail repreenting a group of men.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria, Chapel of the Priors:...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria, Chapel of the Priors: Cycle dedicated to the Stories of St. Ludovic of Toulouse and St. Herculanus, realised between 1454 and 1480. Frescoes. The cycle is characterized by views and monuments of the fifteenth-century Perugia. Detail repreenting a group of women.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria, Chapel of the Priors:...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria, Chapel of the Priors: Cycle dedicated to the Stories of St. Ludovic of Toulouse and St. Herculanus, realised between 1454 and 1480. Frescoes. The cycle is characterized by views and monuments of the fifteenth-century Perugia.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria, Chapel of the Priors:...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria, Chapel of the Priors: Cycle dedicated to the Stories of St. Ludovic of Toulouse and St. Herculanus, realised between 1454 and 1480. Frescoes. The cycle is characterized by views and monuments of “the fifteenth-century Perugia”.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria, Chapel of the Priors:...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them."St Bernardino heals Giovanni Antonio from Parma wounded with a shovel". Detail.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them."St Bernardino heals Giovanni Antonio from Parma wounded with a shovel". Detail.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them. "Miracle of the baby born dead", attributed to Pietro Perugino. Detail.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them. "Miracle of the baby born dead", attributed to Pietro Perugino.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them. "St Bernardino heals Nicola di Lorenzo da Prato, overwhelmed by a bull". Detail.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them. Detail of"Healing of the Blind Man", attributed to PInturicchio.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them. "St. Bernardino healing a young girl", attributed to Pietro Perugino.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them. "Healing of the Blind Man", attributed to PInturicchio.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them. "St Bernardino heals Nicola di Lorenzo da Prato, overwhelmed by a bull".

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them."St Bernardino heals Giovanni Antonio from Parma wounded with a shovel".

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bernardino", cycle of eight tablets painted in tempera, dated 1473. Cautiously referred to a "Maestro" or "Bottega del 1473",  some of the best Umbrian painters of the time worked on them."St Bernardino heals Giovanni Antonio from Parma wounded with a shovel".

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: "Stories of Saint Bern...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: Annunciation of the Notaries, by Benedetto Bonfigli,1450-3, tempera on panel.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: Annunciation of the No...

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 Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: Polyptych of S. Antonio, by Piero della Francesca, 1467-9, oil on panel. Detail of the Cymatium: Annunciation.

Perugia, National Gallery of Umbria: Polyptych of S. Antoni...

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Genoa, Duomo (St. Lawrence Cathedral), inside, Senarega or Our Lady of Relief Chapel (southern apse), vault: "St. Sebastian exhorts the brothers Mark and Marcellinus", by Giovanni Andrea Carlone (about 1690).

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Genoa, Duomo (St. Lawrence Cathedral), inside, Senarega or Our Lady of Relief Chapel (southern apse), basin of the apse: "St. Sebastian converts and baptizes Nicostratus", by Giovanni Andrea Carlone (1690).

Genoa, Duomo (St. Lawrence Cathedral), inside, Senarega or O...

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Genoa, Duomo (St. Lawrence Cathedral), inside, Senarega or Our Lady of Relief Chapel (southern apse), vault: general view of the frescoes "Stories of St. Sebastian", by Giovanni Andrea Carlone (about 1690).

Genoa, Duomo (St. Lawrence Cathedral), inside, Senarega or O...

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Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the Parties. The fresco paintings representing "The Fall of the Phaethon" is by Bernardo and Fabrizio Galliari, 1750 - 1760.

Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the...

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Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the Parties. The fresco paintings representing "The Charriot of the Sun" is by Bernardo and Fabrizio Galliari, 1750 - 1760.

Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the...

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Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the Parties. The fresco paintings representing "The Charriot of the Sun" is by Bernardo and Fabrizio Galliari, 1750 - 1760.

Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the...

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Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the Parties. The fresco paintings representing "The Charriot of the Sun" is by Bernardo and Fabrizio Galliari, 1750 - 1760.

Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the...

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Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the Parties. The fresco paintings representing "The Fall of the Phaethon" is by Bernardo and Fabrizio Galliari, 1750 - 1760.

Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the...

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Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the Parties. The fresco paintings representing "The Fall of the Phaethon" is by Bernardo and Fabrizio Galliari, 1750 - 1760.

Villa Crivelli (formerly Arconati): view of the Hall of the...

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Mantua, Palazzo Ducale (Ducal Palace),The Ducal Apartment, Hall of the Mirrors (formerly the Great Gallery), the lunette in the background: "Apollo and the Muses". Frescoe by Carlo Santner, 1618.

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Mantua, Palazzo Ducale (Ducal Palace),The Ducal Apartment, Hall of the Mirrors (formerly the Great Gallery), the vault:  "Gathering of the Gods of Olympus". Frescoe by Carlo Santner, 1618.

Mantua, Palazzo Ducale (Ducal Palace),The Ducal Apartment, H...

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Mantua, Palazzo Ducale (Ducal Palace),The Ducal Apartment: view of the Hall of the Mirrors (formerly the Great Gallery). In the vault: "Apollo (Helios) leading the chariot of the Sun" and "Gathering of the Gods of Olympus". Frescoes by Carlo Santner, 1618.

Mantua, Palazzo Ducale (Ducal Palace),The Ducal Apartment: v...

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Mantua, Palazzo Ducale (Ducal Palace),The Ducal Apartment: view of the Hall of the Mirrors (formerly the Great Gallery). In the vault: "Apollo (Helios) leading the chariot of the Sun" and "Gathering of the Gods of Olympus". Frescoes by Carlo Santner, 1618.

Mantua, Palazzo Ducale (Ducal Palace),The Ducal Apartment: v...