Wonderful adventures

Palazzo dei Musei, Modena, Largo Porta S. Agostino, Modena, MO, Italia

From 22/09/2018 to 06/01/2019, Modena

An exhibition devoted to 15th to 19th century travel experiences via a wide range of illustrated texts from the large Biblioteca Estense Universitaria library collection in addition to paintings, sculptures, decorative arts and ethnographic material. The exhibition also rediscovers certain past travellers such as J. de Mandeville, G. B. Ramusio, M. Ricci, Sibilla Merian Merian and many others whose tales helped European governments to get on more familiar terms with the rest of the world.

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