Lactating fountains of Italy

Often considered a funny attraction, lactating nereids, sirens and godesses were in fact a manifestation of the high Mannerist style, popular in Italy in the 16th century. This visual tradition of representing Nature as a lactating woman or hyperbolically breasted women … Continue reading

5 beautiful Italian sights seen through the lenses of 5 different photographers

  [Updated August 30, 2013.]   Five beautiful sights in Italy each seen through the lenses of five different photographers.   1. Camogli, Ligurian Riviera               2. Positano, Amalfi Coast         … Continue reading