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visitmantua Art on Vacation? California!
Graceful Madonna from Italy to #Pasadena (#California).
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Raphael, “Madonna and Child with a Book”, the Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena, California.
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visitmantua Art on Vacation? California!
Three Wise Men from #Mantua to #LosAngeles (#California)
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Andrea Mantegna, “The Adoration of the Magi”, the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California.
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visitmantua One of my favourite corners in Mantua: Piazza Concordia 8mon

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visitmantua To the Most Illustrious Lady,
our beloved and much honored kinswoman,
we send greetings, wishing you all the best.
In the past days we received a letter from your ladyship, and along with that, six headdresses in silk and gold, which we liked a lot, especially because they were sent with affection by your ladyship.
For these we send many thanks, and we are in debt.
We ask that when your ladyship will design some new form of headstyle - and of course you will, since you are the source and origin of all the beautiful fashions of Italy - you'll send some of them here.
And if your ladyship desire some furs, of the many different animals that we have in this land, please, just let us know: we will send them to you with love, exchanging the generosity that your ladyship have used for us.
From Krakow, June 15th, 1523.
Your ladyship’s cousin,
the Queen of Poland
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visitmantua #LeoSwansTour: Ferrara.
Fresco by Garofalo, once thought to be a portrait of the young Isabella and Beatrice d'Este.
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visitmantua Mexican Nigh in Mantova? YES, we can! 10mon

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visitmantua Pretty rare dimidiated coat of arms: the 'biscione' (Visconti/Sforza) joins the fleurs-de-lys and the eagle (Este). #LeoSwansTour 10mon

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visitmantua "Leonardo's Swans Tour": read the book by Karen Essex, and book your tour in the footsteps of Leonardo da Vinci and his muses. #bit2014 #LeoSwansTour 10mon

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visitmantua "Leonardo's Swans Tour": read the book by Karen Essex, and book your tour in the footsteps of Leonardo da Vinci and his muses. #bit2014 #LeoSwansTour #Lombardy #Milan #Milano #LakeGarda #Mantova #Mantua #Ferrara #LakeIseo #Cremona #Pavia #LakeComo 10mon

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