Antonio Canova (1757–1822) captured the melodramatic nature of the Baroque period and the cold artificiality of the Classical in sculptures that are both solemn and monumental. Before he chiseled his...
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The 1970s and 80s were a turbulent time for Britain. Inflation and unemployment skyrocketed, and strikes, power cuts, and states of emergency were common occurrences. In January 1972, Ireland’s Bloody...
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