Giambattista Piazzetta and the Jerusalem Delivered by Torquato Tasso / 1745

Sat, 2017-02-11 08:30 - Tue, 2017-03-14 19:30

From 6 December 2016 to 19 February 2017 exhibition at the Museum of Castelvecchio called “Giambattista Piazzetta and the Jerusalem Delivered by Torquato Tasso / 1745”.

The themed exhibition, curated by Giulia Adami, is dedicated to one of the most valuable printed books published by renowned publisher Giambattista Albrizzi in 1745 in Venice. The exhibition consisted of both the cultural context in which lived and worked Giambattista Albrizzi and Giambattista Piazzetta, respectively publisher and artist, and the different contents of the volume.

Considered one the most beautiful illustrated book of the Venetian eighteenth century thanks to its precious engraved plates, it's recognized as a true work of art that weaves poetic artist ideational with more technical aspects of the eighteenth-century book publishing.

The exhibition can be visited with museum ticket.

Save the date: Every day of the event from 8.30 a.m. to 7.30 p.m., only on Monday opened from 1.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. (ticket office closes one hour before), in Castelvecchio Museum.

Info: +39 045/8062611 or visit the website!