Armin Kunz is an art historian and managing partner of C.G. Boerner, a dealership for old master prints and drawings with galleries in Düsseldorf and New York. His areas of special interest are Northern art of the early modern period and German Romanticism.

Grandeur Translated

Pietro Santo Bartoli (after Giulio Romano), The Giants Struck by the Ruins of a Temple (1680), engraving, 7 1/2 x 11 in. Staatliche Graphische Sammlung München. Photo: Gunnar Gustafsson.

When I learned about the exhibition “Grande Decorazione,” my first thought—judging from the title—was that it might simply be covering the same ground as earlier scholarly projects Read More