Less than the Least

Entries from Less than the Least tagged with 'Caravaggio'

A Contemporary Caravaggio?--Skeel

This very interesting article (unfortunately, not fully available yet) on Caravaggio in the current New Republic reminded me of an email conversation with my friend (and Pepperdine law prof) Bob Cochran a couple of weeks ago.   Bob asked me who...

Caravaggio at Rome's Quirinale--Skeel

The Caravaggio exhibition at the Quirinale in Rome is one of those rare exhibitions that would justify a special trip. I’m tempted to try to go back (though I readily concede that I’m always tempted to go back to Rome). Caravaggio died...

Rome Will be Rome--Skeel

When in Rome, I make a bee-line for the three great Caravaggio paintings of St. Matthew in San Luigi dei Francesi, just east of Piazza Navona. Standing in front of the paintings a few days ago—transfixed by the look of utter...