Between Verrocchio & Leonardo, an art weekend in Florence!Min. reading
Only ten minutes walk in the centre of Florence, separate our hotel to the Verrocchio dedicated exhibition at Palazzo Strozzi, one of the most suggestive city locations.
Until July 14th you will be able to enjoy the artworks of master Andrea del Verrocchio, through a great artistic journey, including more than 120 pieces divided among paintings, sculptures and drawings.
As Guests of Hotel Il Guelfo Bianco, the position of our hotel in the historical centre of Florence gives you the comfort of experiencing a weekend of art and culture, of which the masterpieces of the Verrocchio are only a small part of.
“Verrocchio, the master of Leonardo” is an exposition that includes also artists such as Sandro Botticelli, Pietro Perugino and of course, Leonardo da Vinci, all artists growing in under the direction of master Verrocchio in the XV century.
The exhibit is part of the celebration for the 500 years’ anniversary since the death of Leonardo, unveiling the first artwork of the Italian genius, at its origins, in the artisan shop of master Verrocchio, during the Medici reign.
Famous of Verrocchio is the ductility, the deep knowledge of the painting art and the material artworks, but also his ability as pure illustrator, striving for the dynamism of the image, overcoming the static perspective common at the time.
The exposition dedicated to the work of Verrocchio, is waiting for you at Palazzo Strozzi, but also at the National Museum Bargello, where you can find a special dedicated exhibit.
A revolutionary and innovative artist, a real master of art that you will be able to discover during your weekend at Hotel Il Guelfo Bianco.
Our staff at the reception will be happy to give you all the information about the exhibition and its opening hours, and the most fascinating directions to reach Palazzo Strozzi!
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