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From next March 4, 2017 and until July 16, il Complesso del Vittoriano - Ala Brasini hosts the he exhibition Giovanni Boldini: A retrospective that aims to expose, consider and compare part of the great production pictorial artist Ferrara.
Through an exhibition of about one hundred and sixty works from Dai major museums and private collections around the world.
The exhibition Giovanni Boldini, from 4 March to 16 July at the Complesso del Vittoriano - Ala Brasini, in Rome, is one of the most comprehensive and spectacular retrospectives to be held in recent years. It features the most representative oils and pastels in Boldini's oeuvre and works by other artists who were his contemporaries, as well as a small selection of drawings on paper and engravings.
The show reconstructs step by step the outstanding career of this great Italo-French artist, who was not only one of the protagonists of that exceptional period and the brilliant anticipator of 20th-century modernity, but superbly conveyed and exalted female beauty in his works, revealing the innermost mysterious soul of the noble ladies of the period, whom he regarded as "fragile icons"...