Caravaggio's Steps with Visit of Palazzo Patrizi

COUNTRY Italy
REGION Latium
AVAILABLE FROM Rome ,
INTEREST Art & Culture , Romance , Luxury & Exclusive ,

Get a firsthand perspective of the life and art of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio on a private tour tailor-made just for you. Caravaggio was one of the most discussed artists between the 16th and the 17th centuries, who left his deep imprintonthe world’s art history. His fierce and violent nature led him to live a very short life of only 39 years. But in this time, he managed to introduce the outside light in his paintings in such a way that his subjects were lit up like actors by spotlights on a dark stage. Your insightful guide will take you to see Caravaggio’s masterpieces in the Churches of Santa Maria del Popolo, Sant’Agostino, and San Luigi deiFrancesi. Thereafter, your guide will take you to Palazzo Patrizi, a noble palace located in the heart of Rome between the Pantheon and Piazza Navona. A once-in-a-lifetime-experience, you will be personally welcomed by the Marquis Patrizi, whose family and ancestors havelived in the Palace since 1642. The Marquis will be proud to show you his home and to provide you with a firsthand experience of the traditions of Italian nobility and their historical way of life.