The volume is dedicated to the Chapel of the Crucifixion by Gaudenzio Ferrari, the greatest artist of the Renaissance of Piedmont. It is analyzed from different points of view: art, success with the critics, production of historical, religious, and devotional guidebooks, and recent restoration works. It includes papers by Giovanni Romano, Rossana Sacchi, Paolo Venturoli, Pier Giorgio Longo, Guido Gentile, Elena De Filippis, Anna Colombo, Massimiliano Caldera and Carla Falcone, Maria Stella Spampinato, Maria Pia Micheli, Lidia Risotto, Carla d'Angelo and Antonella Merzagora, Maria Pia Nugari and Ada Roccardi, Maurizio Coladonato, Roberto Rinaldi, Angela Bizzarro and Alessandro Tilia, Gianluca Regoli, Annika Martensson, Ilaria Scacchetti, Anna Spoltore, Marita Cristina Tomassetti, Susanne von Bulow, Valentina White, Ippolito Massari.
A complete and unpublished photo album documents in detail the painting decoration and the polychrome terracotta statues of the chapel after the restoration works carried out by Istituto Centrale per il Restauro
- Author/s: AA.VV.
- Edited by: Elena De Filippis
- Publisher: Ed. Allemandi
- Year: 2006
- Price: 30.00 €
Notes: For sale in the main bookshops.