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Botticelli’S Imagination: “The Calumny Of Apelles”

Fantasia Di Botticelli: La “Calunnia”

Italy, 1961
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

This film is a critical interpretation of Botticelli’s painting, in the Uffizi, whose subject derives mainly from a work by Apelles described by Lucian in the De Calumnia. Ragghianti concentrates on the dramatic composition of the painting…

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Botticelli’S Imagination: “The Calumny Of Apelles” Directed by Carlo Ludovico Ragghianti