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Monumenti del Giardino Puccini 9788859608578

Monumenti del Giardino Puccini

Un luogo del Romanticismo in Toscana

ISBN-10: 8859608570
ISBN-13: 9788859608578
PUBLISHER: Polistampa
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Product Description: English summary: This volume honors the artistic heritage left to Pistoia by Niccolò Puccini, a singular figure of nineteenth-century Romanticism. Various illustrated articles trace paths through the city's garden and sculptures, taking the reader though a natural scenario that communicates Puccini's travels, politics, literary passions, and philanthropy. Italian text. Italian description: Risale agli anni settanta la prima organica ricognizione del patrimonio artistico lasciato a Pistoia da Niccolò Puccini, singolare figura di committente e promotore della cultura romantica. Gli approfondimenti svolti su quell'eredità dettero allora due importanti risultati: il più evidente fu la ricomposizione, nelle sale del Museo Civico, d'una cospicua selezione di opere appartenute a Niccolò e allo zio Tommaso; l'altro ebbe riflessi sulla successiva riconsiderazione degli itinerari ottocenteschi della città, quasi tutti collegati alla straordinaria officina del giardino di Scornio. Il libro raccoglie una serie di saggi che approfondiscono le diverse componenti della cultura di Niccolò Puccini, identificando nel giardino il fulcro di un'esperienza intellettuale e di una militanza compiutamente integrata nel panorama dell'Italia risorgimentale. Politica e passioni letterarie, viaggi e scelte figurative, filantropia e inclinazioni pedagogiche si possono tuttora leggere nello scenario naturale e nei monumenti del parco. Il volume, avvalendosi di magnifiche foto scattate nelle diverse stagioni, tramanda la concreta, coinvolgente immagine di un luogo del Romanticismo miracolosamente scampato alle vicende della storia. LA POLITICA, LA CULTURA, IL VIAGGIO Edgardo Donati, Niccolò Puccini e il Risorgimento a Pistoia - Giovanni Capecchi, Intellettuali e letterati nel circolo di Scornio - Daniele Danesi, Alla ricerca dell'utile e del pittoresco. Niccolò Puccini tra Italia e Europa, 1822-1826 UN GIARDINO INCANTATO Laura Dominici, Il sogno di Niccolò Puccini nel Giardino di Scornio - Carlo Sisi, Spigolature dal Registro dei forestieri LE STAGIONI DEL GIARDINO PUCCINI George Tatge, Album fotografico NICCOLÃ_ PUCCINI MECENATE E FILANTROPO Paola Luciani, Le committenze di Niccolò Puccini - Elena Marconi, Giuseppe Bezzuoli, Niccolò Puccini e la pittura di storia - Stefania Nerozzi, Niccolò Puccini educatore e filantropo. Le scuole e la Festa delle Spighe UN ALBUM DELL'OTTOCENTO Pirro Fellini, Villa e parco della Fortezza APPENDICE Descrizione e stima del vasto possedimento con Villa e Parco, denominato di Scornio , a cura di Laura Dominici Bibliografia generale - Indice dei nomi - Referenze fotografiche

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PAGES: 400
CATEGORY: Art, Gardening, History

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