November 7th, 2014 - February 16th, 2015
Poldi Pezzoli Museum, MilanThe Cologni Foundation supports the educational activity of the Poldi Pezzoli Museum through itinerary for schools, workshops for families and visits for groups during the exhibition "Le dame dei Pollaiolo" that will take place from November 7th 2014 through February 16th 2015. On the Poldi Pezzoli website, a detailed calendar with appointments will be available soon. Protagonists of the exhibition are the four wonderful portraits of ladies, signed by Antonio and Piero del Pollaiolo, for the first time reunited next to each other.
Together with the Portrait of the Woman of the Poldi Pezzoli Museum, the other portraits attributed to the brothers come from important international institutions as the Galleria degli Uffizi of Florence, the Gemäldegalerie of Berlino and the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York. The exhibition is a journey into the Renaissance atelier of Antonio Pollaiolo with his masterpieces: designs, bronze and earthenware sculptures, goldsmith's art and others extraordinary and precious works from the museums all over the world. Together with the exhibition, exclusive appointments, in prestigious locations of Milan, as the shooting dedicated to the female public, are planned.