Caravaggio Versus Baglione
The Great Duels of Art

52 min
Available: 19/11/2017 to 10/12/2017
Rome, 1603. Michelangelo Merisi, known as Caravaggio, and Giovanni Baglione clash in court, after having challenged themselves to a duel conducted on the canvas and on the parchment. After Baglione produced a provocative painting of Baglione, Caravaggio retaliated with an obscene poem.

Programme information

Director :

Andreas Gräfenstein

Country :

Germany

Year :

2017