A Lost Papal Bust by Bernini Found

This bust of Pope Paul V by Bernini surfaced two years ago in a private collection after being lost for 100 years. Commissioned by the Pope’s nephew¬†Cardinal Scipione Borghese in 1621, it was the first papal work of the¬†23-year-old artist. It remained in the Borghese family until 1893, when it was misidentified and auctioned off [Read More…]