08 janvier 2011

Research by Italians Confirms that Raphael's 'Madonna dell Granduca' was Amended

Raphael's Madonna dell Granduca. FLORENCE.- An X-ray analysis has shown that the dark background that appears in one of the most famous paintings by Raphael, the Madonna dell Granduca, is not original, but was added by a painter, who is still unknown. It was until the seventeenth century, that the painting, which is housed at the Pitti Palace in Florence, that in the background of the painting architectural structures and a landscape were seen, according to research done by the Opificio delle Pietre Dure (an art restoration... [Lire la suite]
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