"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 #cupid 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. Rape of Proserpine - Gian Lorenzo Bernini "David", Gian Lorenzo Bernini. www.italianways.com/david-and-berninis-mirror/ Apollo and Daphne | artble.com Sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini 1698-1680 Art Now and Then: Gian Lorenzo Bernini 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! Bald Eagle: Gian Lorenzo Bernini _Baroque Master of Sculpture ...  Gian Lorenzo Bernini - Ratto di Proserpina 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 The Rape Of Persephone by Gian Lorenzo Bernini gian lorenzo bernini architecture - Google Search Apollo e Dafne (1622-1625) Gian Lorenzo Bernini Rome and Southern Italy, 1600–1800 A.D. | Chronology | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art This photo depicts the story of Apollo and Daphne. Cupid shot Apollo with a bow to make him fall in love with Daphne meanwhile Cupid made Daphe repulsed by Apollo and she fled. This photo shows Apollos lust for Daphne which lead to her begging her father for help to get away from him and being turned into a laurel tree. This statue: Gian Lorenzo Bernini's Apollo and Daphne Gian Lorenzo Bernini, 1623-35  (Italian, 1598-1680) L’estasi di Santa Teresa d’Avila di Lorenzo Bernini che si trova in Roma nella chiesa di Santa Maria della Vittoria Bernini Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Il ratto di Proserpina 1621-22 (detail), Apollo & Dafne. Siena Duomo, Italy The cathedral itself was originally designed and completed between 1215 and 1263 on the site of an earlier structure. It has the form of a Latin cross with a slightly projecting transept, a dome and a bell tower. The dome rises from a hexagonal base with supporting columns. The lantern atop the dome was added by Gian Lorenzo Bernini. The nave is separated from the two aisles by semicircular arches Medusa (c. 1630) Gian Lorenzo Bernini Apollo e Dafne di Gian Lorenzo Bernini, 1622-25: il movimento, la velocità, la metamorfosi immortalata nel bianco marmo