Director: Guido Wannenes
Editorial Director: Luca Viòlo
Direttore Responsabile: Alessandro Secciani
CONTRIBUTIONS: Giuseppe Calabi  Riccardo Lattuada Tomaso Montanari Roberta Olcese  Alessandro Secciani Luca Violo

Lorenzo Lotto. The portrait of the soul

National Gallery London

Luigi Valadier between inspiration and Arcadia

Frick Collection New York

Gio Ponti shaping ideas

Musée des Arts Décoratifs Parigi

Art Passion

di Guido Wannenes
Wine is one of the greatest signs of civilization in the world

In this issue


God bless America

by Alessandro Secciani

Thought and action

by Luca Violo

Rhinoceros. Eternal & Contemporary

di Roberta Olcese
Our Foundation will be the branch of the Hermitage in Rome

Salmacis and Hermafroditus. The painful and cruel voluptuousness

by Riccardo Lattuada
At the age of fifteen, Hermaphroditus, son of Hermes and Aphrodite

God Bless America

by Alessandro Secciani
America, America and only America.

A short Vademecum for Art Collectors

by Giuseppe Calabi
Due to its delicacy and value, an art object is usually considered a “precious thing”.

Thought and Action

di Luca Violo
The main trait characterising Vittorio Cini the collector are his wide intellectual and collecting interests.

Exclusively Wannenes

Top Marques & Monaco Art Week

Wine & Spirits is born When taste becomes knowledge

Remaining faithful to the principle of excellence in service and competence

Governing tourism to save the polis

di Tomaso Montanari
Paraphrasing Danilo Dolci’s words, one could say that the problem is not

Beauty shines with silver splendour

by Tommaso Teardo

Ginori in Doccia: candid perfection

by Luca Melegati

Furnishing with eclectic imagination

by Mauro Tajocchi

Gioielli semplicemente il meglio

di Benedetta Romanini e Teresa Scarlata

Un’ argentea Fenice imperiale

by Daniele Ricci

Oltre a Caravaggio

by Antonio Gesino

Alfredo Luxoro. Una conchiglia piena di simboli

by Rosanna Nobilitato

Modernamente controcorrente

Guido Vitali, Massimo Vecchia

Sottsass & Meccani. Una Liana di fantasia

by Andrea Schito

Il Barolo Giacomo Conterno Monfortino. Classiche armonie

The Monfortino, a rare and refined Barolo of the generation of historic vigneron,

Old Masters Paintings

The predominance of Baroque Art The department of Ancient Paintings reaffirmed its…

Furnishing and Decorative Arts

In the first half of 2018, the department of Furniture, Sculpture and…

Jewels & Watches

The department of Jewels and Watches obtained remarkable results in the first…

Modern and Contemporary Art

Alighiero Boetti and Bruno Munari were the protagonists of the department of…

Decorative Arts and Design

The results obtained in the first semester of 2018 by Wannenes’ department…

Siver, ivory and Russian works of Art

In the first half of 2018, the department of Silver, Ivory, Icons…

19th Century Paintings

In the first semester of 2018, the department of 19th century paintings…

Asian Art

In the first half of 2018, the department of Asian Art recorded…

Coins & Medals

The first half of 2018 recorded an excellent result for the recently…

Antique Textiles and Carpets

Among its top lots, the Carpets and Ancient Fabrics catalogue of 7…