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Fountain of the Four Rivers or Fontana dei Quattro Fiumiis locatedin the centre of Piazza Navona which is Rome’s most famous, most beautiful and most celebrated square.

Learn about the fascinating Rome Piazza Navona, its fountains, history and monuments. When you visit Rome you'll enjoy the Piazza Navona, Rome, Italy twice as much.

The Ecstacy of Saint Teresa - My favorite of Bernini's work in an out of the way (Cornaro) chapel not too far from the train station in Rome. The look on her face cannot be duplicated in a photo. You have to see it yourself. Bernini was a genius. And very sensual!

Gian Lorenzo Bernini The Ecstasy of Saint Therese , Cappella Cornaro, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of The Ecstasy of Saint Therese 2 by Gian Lorenzo Bernini.

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Bernini's last sculpture _ Entitled "Salvator mundi," this is the last piece of art Gian Lorenzo Bernini worked on.

bernini sculpture veil unbelievable, I like the idea of having her veiled

Veiled vestal virgin at Chatsworth House. Absolutely amazing how the marble flows like fabric

Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1621-1622) hands are just so beautiful to me...

Detail - Ugolino and His Sons (detail) ~ Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, Inspired by Dante's 'Divine Comedy', Canto 33 of the 'Inferno' art sculpture

Gian Lorenzo Bernini sculptures in St. Peter's, Vatican, Italy, including the spiral bronze Alter & this throne of St. Peter. This alabaster window was the photo on our 1st Christmas card!  Bernini also created the “Fountain of the Four Rivers” in Piazza Navona, Rome.

BERNINI- His mark on St. Peters Basilica

The Throne of Saint Peter - Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Dove, light pouring out on Peter.

"Cristo Velato" by Giuseppe Sanmartino(1753),situated in Cappella Sansevero in the city of Napoli.

Giuseppe Sanmartino - Cristo Velato (Veiled Christ) Cappella Sansevero, Naples (check out the full sculpture! It's incredible)

Bust of a Veiled Woman (Puritas) Museo del Settecento Veneziano, Ca’ Rezzonico…

The transparent veil carved out of marble is amazing! CORRADINI, Antonio Bust of a Veiled Woman (Puritas) Marble Museo del Settecento Veneziano, Ca’ Rezzonico, Venice

Giant Lorenzo Bernini you absolute genius! The fact that he could make stone look like a transparent veil is stupendous!

20 idées de bustes décoratifs

The Veiled Virgin is a Carrara marble statue carved in Rome by Italian sculptor Giovanni Strazza, depicting the bust of a veiled Blessed Virgin Mary. The exact date of the statue's completion is unknown.

Bernini's marble statue of angel with spear from the Sant' Angelo Bridge in Rome, Italy.

artemisdreaming: “ Angel with the Lance, Sant Angelo bridge, Castel Sant’angelo, Rome Domenico Guidi ”

Gian Lorenzo Bernini (Italian, Naples 1598-1680 Rome), Model for the Lion on the Four Rivers Fountain, ca. 1649-50.  Terracotta.  125/8 x 23¼ x 12 5/8 in. (32 x 59 x 32 cm)  Accademia Nazionale di San Luca, Rome.  Photo by Zeno Colantoni, Rome [LEONE ©ZC-041]

Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Model for the Lion on the Four Rivers Fountain(Ca. Accademia Nazionale di San Luca, Rome Photo by Zeno Colantoni, Rome; image courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini, 1598-1680

"art is a revolt against fate" gian lorenzo bernini Incredible sculptor, amazing in person!

Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Saint Longinus, 1638, marble. Saint Longinus is part of the chiaroscuro exhibit because of his dramatic pose. The position he is standing in conjunction with the lifelike folds sculpted by Bernini create shadows to accentuate the sculpture as a whole.

Highlights with stunning of some of the finest works in the Vatican Museum, including this sculpture of Gian Lorenzo Bernini, St.