A unique and extremely precious object

The Farnese Cup truly is a hidden treasure, and for this reason has been chosen as the standard bearer of our series, as well as being the subject of an important article in the prominent arts magazine Connaissance des arts (February 2019). In it, Hervé Grandsart traces the artefact’s romantic history and examines its mysterious iconography, briefly describing the origins of the extraordinary collection of which it is part.

Date: 01/02/2019