The Rape of Prosperpina by Pluto, Gian Lorenzo Bernini.  The myth of Hades abduction of Persephone,and the origins of the Seasons, was the first Greek myth to make a deep impression on me. "Apollo and Daphne" by Bernini at Galleria Borghese (pic by @vittoria.sichetti via @museitaliani ) - This is a life-sized Baroque marble #sculpture by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, executed between 1622 and 1625. Housed in @galleriaborgheseufficiale in Rome, the work depicts the climax of the story of Daphne and Phoebus in Ovid's Metamorphoses #art #italy #artcourse #studyabroad #arte #italia #scultura #escultura #studiainitalia #cursodearte #bernini #love #valentines #sanvalentino #... Sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini 1698-1680 Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Il ratto di Proserpina 1621-22 (detail), Apollo & Dafne. The Ecstacy of Saint Teresa - My favorite of Bernini's work in an out of the way (Cornaro) chapel not too far from the train station in Rome. The look on her face cannot be duplicated in a photo. You have to see it yourself. Bernini was a genius. And very sensual! Apollo and Daphne, 1623,  Gian Lorenzo Bernini Gian Lorenzo Bernini (Le bernin).   (Ici autoportrait) “El rapto de Proserpina”, de Gianlorenzo Bernini (1622). Bernini The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa is the central sculptural group in white marble set in an elevated aedicule in the Cornaro Chapel, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome. Description from sjatabletalk.typepad.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images O Êxtase de Santa Teresa é uma escultura de Gian Lorenzo Bernini, um dos maiores escultores do séc. XVII, realizada para a capela do cardeal Federico Cornaro, em estílo Barroco, representa a experiência mística de Santa Teresa de Ávila trespassada por uma seta de amor divino por um anjo. A estátua se encontra na Igreja de Santa Maria Della Vittoria, Roma. Apollo and Daphne | artble.com  Fountain of the Four Rivers in the Piazza Navona in Rome it was designed by Gian Lorenzo Bernini.  #travelgram #thegoodlife #rome  #vacaymode #traveltips #travelfriendly #wheretonext #architecture #travel #history #picoftheday #photooftheday #instagood #monument #italy #love #sky #city #trip #beautiful #buildings  #tourism #holiday #vsco #art #photography #fourriversfountain  #igers #ancient #instatravel  Image result for gian lorenzo bernini Gian Lorenzo BERNINI - The Ecstasy of Saint Therese 1647-52 Art Now and Then: Gian Lorenzo Bernini The Rape of Proserpina - by Gian Lorenzo Bernini completed in 1622 when Gian was just 23 years old - a Powerful sculpture and extraordinary talent for such a young age. Bernini elephant in front of Basilica of St. Mary "Apollo and Daphne" by Bernini at Galleria Borghese (pic by @vittoria.sichetti via @museitaliani ) - This is a life-sized Baroque marble #sculpture by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, executed between 1622 and 1625. Housed in @galleriaborgheseufficiale in Rome, the work depicts the climax of the story of Daphne and Phoebus in Ovid's Metamorphoses #art #italy #artcourse #studyabroad #arte #italia #scultura #escultura #studiainitalia #cursodearte #bernini #love #valentines #sanvalentino #... Gian Lorenzo Bernini Apollo and Daphne, just as she is turning into a tree! Gian Lorenzo Bernini: Anima dannata (Damned Soul), circa 1619