Bellini, Tiziano and Lotto go to Metropolitan Museum of ART
May 8, 2012 Leave a comment
From May 15 to September 3, 2012 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art will host the exhibition “North Italian Paintings from the Accademia Carrara, Bergamo“. The Accademia Carrara in Bergamo is one of the “jewels” from an Italian museum, founded in the late 18 th century by Count Giacomo Carrara, containsa series of masterpieces ranging from 14 ° to 19 ° century, with an outstanding collection of Renaissance .
The Accademia Carrara at the Metropolitan Museum will lend 15 masterpieces by Venetian and northern Italy, including works by Bellini, Titian and LorenzoLotto.
Unlike many Italian museum, its collection was formed largely by a group ofcollectors brilliant centuries of 18 ° and 19 °, including Giovanni Morelli.
The exhibition includes three panels of Lorenzo Lotto 1513-1516, which was painted for Santo Stefano in Bergamo, Giovanni Bellini‘s memorably the Pietà,
Orfeo ed Euridice Tiziano Vecellio,
Lorenzo Lotto, one of the most beautiful portraits, Lucina Brembati.