TITLE

Representations of Pope Pius VII: The First Risorgimento Hero

AUTHOR(S)
Olson, Roberta J.M.
PUB. DATE
March 1986
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1986, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the representations of Pope Pius VII by several European artists. Representation of Pius as an adversary of Napoleon or an enlightened patron of the arts by non-Italian artists; Pius as a symbol of the resurgence of the Italian civilization according to works by Italian artists; Role of Pius in the Risorgimento, the Italian nationalist movement.
ACCESSION #
5316351

 

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