CARAVAGGIO IN BERGAMO

CARAVAGGIO IN BERGAMO

Dates

From Friday 22 May to Monday 31 August

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From Friday 22 May to Monday 31 August

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Caravaggio’sThe Musiciansarrives in Bergamo, a pictorial masterpiece that will be on display at the Accademia Carrara until the end of summer.

 

As a surprise for the reopening, the museum inaugurates the exhibition "Caravaggio in Bergamo", which can be visited from 22ndMay to 31stAugust. The undisputed protagonist is the painting The Musiciansby Michelangelo Merisi (aka Caravaggio), which he painted in 1597 for the sophisticated Roman cardinal Francesco Maria Del Monte. The work is on loan from the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York as a sign of friendship and closeness between international museums.

 

The Musiciansdepicts a madrigal scene with three old-fashioned young men and Cupid, god of love. Among the musicians, the young Caravaggio hides, a self-portrait in the background. Come and meet him in person without having to fly overseas!

 

WHEN

From May 22ndto August 31st2020

 

WHERE

Accademia Carrara - Piazza G. Carrara 82, Bergamo

 

MORE INFORMATION

For information and reservations:

www.lacarrara.it

prenotazioni@lacarrara.it

WhatsApp +39 328 1721727 (single visitors)

 


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Caravaggio’sThe Musiciansarrives in Bergamo, a pictorial masterpiece that will be on display at the Accademia Carrara until the end of summer.

 

As a surprise for the reopening, the museum inaugurates the exhibition "Caravaggio in Bergamo", which can be visited from 22ndMay to 31stAugust. The undisputed protagonist is the painting The Musiciansby Michelangelo Merisi (aka Caravaggio), which he painted in 1597 for the sophisticated Roman cardinal Francesco Maria Del Monte. The work is on loan from the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York as a sign of friendship and closeness between international museums.

 

The Musiciansdepicts a madrigal scene with three old-fashioned young men and Cupid, god of love. Among the musicians, the young Caravaggio hides, a self-portrait in the background. Come and meet him in person without having to fly overseas!

 

WHEN

From May 22ndto August 31st2020

 

WHERE

Accademia Carrara - Piazza G. Carrara 82, Bergamo

 

MORE INFORMATION

For information and reservations:

www.lacarrara.it

prenotazioni@lacarrara.it

WhatsApp +39 328 1721727 (single visitors)