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A Remarkable Upsurge In The Interest In remarkable upsurge in the interest in Roman fresco known as the Aldobrandini Wedding Le Nozze Aldobrandini now in the Vatican Museums The present author published a monograph on this fresco in 1994 but a spate of new information prompted him to rethink afresh the problems posed by the Aldobrandini Wedding to a contemporary viewerThe main research uestions of the present publication relate.
Frank G J M Muller Í 2 Read & downloadEr has been to situate the famous wall painting as fully as possible within the body of Roman wall paintings found elsewhere notably in Pompei and
HerculaneumThe value of this new study on the Aldobrandini Wedding may be found primarily in thevalue of this new study on the Aldobrandini Wedding may be found primarily in the of different premises and the consistent application of a 'microscopic' iconographical analysis This monograph offers a reliable base and a new orientation for further discussions on the famous fresco. To the original shape and form which the fresco must have had in antiuity; when where originated; why it cannot possibly representation of ancient wedding rituals as is enerally assumed; the meaning of the image depicted on the wall painting; problems relating to the original archaeological context and the formal relationship with other
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