Italian Glamour @ V&A

Dolce & Gabbana, Ferragamo, Gucci, Missoni, miu miu, Moschino, Prada and Valentino. This is a list of just some of the most prominent brands in Italian fashion. It is fair to say, that while most think of Paris as the sartorial centre of the world, Italy has provided, and continues to provide a spectacular range […]

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Veronese @ National Gallery

Verona is famous for Romeo and Juliet and its Roman ruins. 60 miles to the east, is Venice, the city that produced such artists as Bellini, Canaletto and Titian. In 1553 at the age of 25, Paolo Caliari from Verona moved to Venice and acquired the nickname Veronese and now a monographic show of 50 […]

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Cinderella Venus goes to Venice!

This past year has been a difficult one for me and unfortunately it has meant that my blog has not received as much love and attention as it deserves and I have been unable to visit as many exhibitions as I would have liked. However, by the end of Summer things started to improve and […]

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