Hardcover: 374 pages
Publisher: Forgotten Books (January 26, 2018)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.9 x 9 inches
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
Excerpt from The Art of the Vatican: Being a Brief History of the Palace, and an Account of the Principal Art Treasures Within Its WallsThe same reasoning applies to the actual paintings and sculptures described in each gallery or chapel. It has been thought better to devote as much considera tion as possible to the most noted of the works rather than to speak more brieﬂy of many. In this way it is hoped that the book may be valuable both for tra...