Horne & Friends. Florence a dream to save
Until December 7th 2013, will be held at the museum Horne in Florence , "Horne & Friends Florence a dream to save", edited by Elizabeth Nardinocchi and Matilde Casati, an exhibition that for the first time traces the History of Percy Herbert Horne, shedding light on little-known aspects of the formation and versatile artistic and cultural activity of the elegant English character, mainly known as a scholar and collector of the Florentine Renaissance.
The Museum, including through the establishment of a hall named Horne & Friends, indicates the outstanding qualities of graphic and fine illustrator, poet and a reference point for many British and American artists and intellectuals present at that time in Florence. Horne & Friends offers a selection of drawings, prints, archival papers and volumes of the Library of connoisseuer anglofiorentino, partly unpublished material.