Archive for the ‘ANTONIO CANOVA blog posts’ Category

Download movies online about Antonio Canova

Saturday, February 5th, 2011

If you are interested in knowing a lot of information about Antonio Canova then you came to the right place! Right here, right on Mostra Canova dot eu you could read info about this famous sculptor and on HD Mania dot TV you could download movies online about him! Yes, it is absolutely truth, right here, right on this wonderful resource you will find some documentary films about Antonio, other sculptors and artists! But here you will find not only documentary movies about different famous people but tons of feature films too in very different genres and different quality for all devices.
webcam live sex chat

Perseus with the Head of Medusa

Saturday, November 7th, 2009

His “Perseus with the Head of Medusa” appeared soon after his return from Germany. The moment of representation is when Perseus the hero, flushed with conquest, displays the head of the “snaky Gorgon” Medusa, whilst the right hand grasps a sword of a singular device. By a public decree, this excellent work was placed in one of the stanza of the Vatican reserved for the most precious works of antiquity till then.
Sponsored by: live xxx webcams

The studies of Antonio Canova

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

The early years of Canova passed in study; the bias of his intellect was to sculpture. In his ninth year he executed two small shrines of Carrara marble, which are still in existence. Amongst those who patronized his grandfather was the patrician family Falier of Venice, and by this means young Canova was first introduced to the senator of that name, who was later to become his most fervent patron. After the termination of this engagement he began to work on his own account and the some monks provided him with his first workshop. Here he labored for four years with the greatest perseverance.
Sponsored by: cam2cam live sex