This article needs attention from an expert on the subject. (July 2011)
This article needs additional citations for . verification (July 2011)
National Gallery of Ancient Art
Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica
via delle Quattro Fontane, 13 (Palazzo Barberini)
Via della Lungara 10 (Palazzo Corsini)
The exhibition in the Palazzo Corsini
Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica (GNAA), or National Gallery of Ancient Art, is an art gallery in Rome, Italy, located on two sites: the Palazzo Barberini and the Palazzo Corsini. [1 ]
Palazzo Barberini was designed for Pope Urban VIII, a member of the Barberini family, by 16th century Italian architect Carlo Maderno on the old location of Villa Sforza. Its central salon ceiling was decorated by Pietro da Cortona with the visual panegyric of the Allegory of Divine Providence and Barberini Power to glorify the papal Barberini family.
Palazzo Corsini, formerly known as Palazzo Riario, is a 15th-century palace that was rebuilt in the 18th century by architect Ferdinando Fuga for Cardinal Neri Maria Corsini. For a partial list of artworks, see Palazzo Corsini entry.
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]
Media related to Galleria nazionale d'arte antica (Rome) at Wikimedia Commons
Coordinates: 41°54′12.65″N 12°29′24.75″E / 41.9035139°N 12.4902083°E