The hidden Muses

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Marguerite, daughter of Matisse, always portrayed with a black collar. Michelina, Balthus' child model. Costanza Bonarelli, model and lover of Lorenzo Bernini, whom he disfigured after an affair.

Who are the women we see portrayed in many famous paintings, and what is their story? He tells them in The hidden Muses. Forgotten protagonists of great works of art the journalist Lauretta Colonnelli who talks about it with Tiziana Ricci, owner of the broadcast Sunflowers on Radio Popolare (which we thank for the kind permission).

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