Going Baroque …

More than marble facades, brocaded wallpaper and mirrored infinities, Baroque is that post-renaissance opulence that spread across the great regal dynasties of Europe. Think Versailles and try to do it one better, and you have Torino and its palatial set designs (see “Reggia di Veneria”). And after all, we are only a 100 km from the French border. Ooh la la …

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About Joy Hendrickson

I am an adherent of the theory that we don't know what we don't know. I enjoy all things literary, visual, mysterious, and just beyond our grasp.
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