Canova’s George Washington

Moretti Fine Art is proud to have underwritten the Canova’s George Washington exhibition catalogue. 
Canova’s George Washington examines the history of acclaimed sculptor Antonio Canova's lost masterpiece, a full-length statue of George Washington depicted in ancient Roman garb, drafting his farewell address to the states. Illuminating essays tell the story of Canova’s only commission for the United States and provide insight into his influences and working methods. The catalogue accompanying an exhibition of the same name, on view at the Frick May 22­–September 23, 2018.
July 20, 2018