Once in a lifetime

Mercoledì, 05 Febbraio 2014 on Mercoledì, 05 Febbraio 2014. Posted in Florence art news

Treasures from Florence archives and libraries, Galleria Palatina in Palazzo Pitti

Once in a lifetime
Three Michelangelo's archival documents, a drawing by Raffaello, and Leonardo da Vinci baptismal certificate, Galileo's written lesson about Hell Dante's, works by Andrea Mantegna; autographs of Girolamo Savonarola, Poliziano, Cosimo I de 'Medici, Joachim Winckelmann, Ugo Foscolo, Peter Vieusseux, Vasco Pratolini, Eduardo De Filippo and Dino Campana, Nobel Prize Eugenio Montale. All this, and much more, you can admire in the exhibition, which opens the program "A Year in Art 2014" entitled Once in a Lifetime. Treasures from the archives and libraries of Florence held from January 28 to April 27, 2014 in the Sala Bianca of Palazzo Pitti. Objective of the exhibition is to give to everyone the unique opportunity to admire a selection of paper treasures kept in some of the major city cultural "chests".