Botticelli's The Story of Lucretia and The Story of Roman Virginia together again in Bergamo


From Oct. 12, 2018 to Jan. 28, 2019, the exhibition "Botticelli's Stories between Boston and Bergamo" is on view at the Carrara Academy in Bergamo.

Scheduled from October 12, 2018 to January 28, 2019 at theCarrara Academy in Bergamo is the exhibition"Botticelli’s Stories between Boston and Bergamo."

The exhibition will revolve around two paintings by the famous painter, namely the Story of Roman Virginia and the Story of Lucretia.

The two canvases create a link between theCarrara Academy in Bergamo and theIsabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Made between 1500 and 1510, they were divided in the 19th century because one was acquired in Italy and one in the United States.

The exhibition is curated by Maria Cristina Rodeschini and Patrizia Zambrano and will stop in Boston from mid-February 2019.

For info: www.lacarrara.it

Hours: Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. Special evening openings on Oct. 26, Nov. 30, Dec. 28, Jan. 11 from 9:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Tickets: Full 12 euros, reduced 10 euros. Free for children under 6.

Image: Sandro Botticelli, Story of Lucretia (1500-1510; Boston, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum).

Botticelli's The Story of Lucretia and The Story of Roman Virginia together again in Bergamo
Botticelli's The Story of Lucretia and The Story of Roman Virginia together again in Bergamo


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