Gian Lorenzo Bernini (Italian, Naples 1598-1680 Rome), Model for the Lion on the Four Rivers Fountain, ca. 1649-50. Terracotta. 125/8 x 23¼ x 12 5/8 in. (32 x 59 x 32 cm) Accademia Nazionale di
San Luca, Rome. Photo by Zeno Colantoni, Rome [LEONE ©ZC-041]. Courtesy the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Bernini: Sculpting in Clay: a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see the master's touch on clay..Here is an excellent review of the exhibition: The Art (Founders) Project
Hurry! Closing Sunday, January 6, 2013.
Beth New York
aka Beth Gersh-Nesic, Ph.D.
New York Arts Exchange