Dante Keyring

“2.75inch x 2 inch (7.5cm x 5cm) Keyring Gustave Doré Dante 002 Frontispiece.”    –Danetre Gifts, Amazon

Contributed by Patrick Molloy

Dante Tree Ornament

The Morgan Library in New York has reopened the McKim Building containing, among much else, a Dante lunette which is also the basis for an ornament on sale at their shop.

Contributed by Patrick Molloy

Agnolo Bronzino at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (2010)


Agnolo Bronzino (1503-1572), “Head of Dante in Profile Facing Right and Wearing a Cap,” 1532

“This exhibition is the first ever dedicated to Agnolo Bronzino (1503-1572), and presents nearly all the known drawings by or attributed to this leading Italian Mannerist artist, who was active primarily in Florence.” [. . .]    —The Metropolitan Museum of Art

“. . .A leading intellectual of the time testified that the painter had memorized all of Dante and much of Petrarch.” [. . .]   –Peter Schejeldahl, The New Yorker, March 3, 2010

Contributed by Patrick Molloy

Dante and Swan


Contributed by Richard Abrams