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| Last weekend in Rome, Rome Chamber of Commerce presented the visitors a small exhibition in the ancient temple - Emperor Hadrian. I went out of curiosity and all that there was billed walked three times. The exhibition was attended by jewelers, various workshops on different crafts, which are now almost do not learn and to gain experience, like when you need it to work as an apprentice in the old days, a considerable time to learn the secrets of masterstva.Takim, such as cutting wood and gilded mirror frames or portretistika in a mosaic, or interior design, custom-made items with a silver inkrustatsiey.Byla presented old workshop for upholstery - tappezzeria storica - in fact noble Romans will not go on contemporary shopping for a modern sofa - a much more prestigious to have a couch like Paolina Borghese, this city, in fact, a huge variety of styles, decorations and so on. |
I was there and hat shop, footwear, and company, as a rule, alta sartoria, ie highest quality studio. The main show was devoted to jewelry and other works of art in different metals - gold, bronze, silver, alloys, and stones oprave.Ukrasheniya made as old, who put on not only Roman, but perhaps Etruscan beauty - monili, bracelets, hair ornaments and a lot of stuff. The majesty and beauty of the whole attached antique surroundings - know how the Italians still create it, I call it a breath of air of antiquity - and columns, and music - all lead the visitor into a light delight and awe. Of course, I took off on my camera, and I want to share with you what I saw.
The road starts from the People's Square - piazza del Popolo - from which radiate three streets - often called a trident (tridente), Via del Babuino, Via Corso and Via Affairs della Ripetta. First you bring to the Plaza de España, the second to the Piazza Venezia and the third to the altar Ara Pacis and the Mausoleum of Augustus.
A pair of lovely statues
Lions fountain and Egyptian obelisk
Walking along the Via Corso affairs closer to the goal - the remains of the Temple of Hadrian and where an exhibition of.
It was a boutique hats and jewelry, all performed in units instance.
Most of all I liked the silver and jewelry ukrasheniya.Izyaschny bracelet in the form of the Colosseum or stylized antique plates dear to me, I think it would fit ..
In one of the cases were pendants in the form of the dome of St. Peter's Basilica.
What a cute little things ... and fountains in miniature - Fountain of the Turtles, little boat and the famous Roman "Nason" - a street fountain.
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