The most important existing manuscript of the Marquis de Sade has long been considered lost: it is the first draft of the novel “The Hundred and Twenty Days of Sodom”, a work with an extraordinary history. Written in 1785, during his imprisonment in the Bastille prison, the object itself is unique: a roll of 12 […]
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The construction of the Eiffel Tower was completed in 1889 on the occasion of the Universal Exhibition, which marked the centenary of the French Revolution. Its construction is historically remembered as a true technical feat, completed in record time: 2 years, 2 months and 5 days to create an iron giant weighing over 10 thousand […]
The Olympic Games are a sporting event that occurs every four years that involves competition between the world’s best athletes in almost every sporting discipline practiced on five continents. The Olympic flag, one of the most recognized symbols in the world, depicts five intertwined rings on a white field, symbolizing the five continents. The colors […]
Naples has been chosen as the inaugural stage of the #ART & more project and the work has been realized on a PVC sheet three hundred meters long and 11 meters wide that has left free both the bike path and the sidewalk and that will remain visible and usable to the citizens, without any […]
The opening of the restoration site of the Villa of Diomede in the Archaeological Park of Pompeii is an extraordinary event. Only 100 privileged visitors were guided by technicians and restorers of the Archaeological Park of Pompeii participating in the event entitled ”Su il sipario! Cantiere in scena”, an integral part of the “Grande Progetto Pompei”. […]
A New Mosaic found at the Roman Bath of Baia just outside Naples. We are in the Mercury Baths, in the room called the “inverted fig”. However, a stroke of a wet brush was enough to make the day exceptional, with an explosion of colors: green, yellow, red, blue, in shades spread over hundreds […]