PASTELS PORTRAITS – SO SELDOM SEEN

When my mother got permission to see the 18th-century pastels in the Zwinger Museum in Dresden, the curator walked her through the public galleries to a set of locked doors.  Behind them, out of sight of museum visitors, hung the first Rosalba Carriera pastels I had ever seen.  Did I fall in love with the … Continue reading PASTELS PORTRAITS – SO SELDOM SEEN