Thanks to our generous donors we have been able to help preserve a number of these irreplaceable works of art. The process is meticulous and the results have been stunning. Learn how your donation helps save these irreplaceable works of art.
Restored winter 2016-2017. This restoration was undertaken independently with funding from an anonymous donor in collaboration with established experts in art history and conservation, and carried out in the spirit of supporting the restoration work of the American Friends of Italian Monumental Sculpture (AFIMS).
Restored 2013.Thanks to our generous sponsors, we were able to preserve and save these two unique masterpieces of the short-lived artistic style known as Bourgeois Realism. Restoration work began in March, 2013 and took four months to complete.
Restored 2015.The early work of Eugenio Baroni was heavily influenced by Rodin and Leonardo Bistolfi. These symbolist style sculpures were often quite decorative and expressive. His major early work was the monument to Garibaldi in Genoa. Baroni volunteered for military service in World War I, and received the Medaglia d’Argento for valor for his courage […]