Exhibition Tintoretto's ParadiseA Competition for the Doge's Palace
from February 9, 2006 to May 8, 2006
Jacopo Robusti dit le Tintoret (1518-1594), Le Couronnement de la Vierge dit Le Paradis(détail)
© Musée du Louvre
A unique occasion to discover around 30 works retracing the stages of Tintoretto’s vast Paradise, painted after he was awarded the commission to replace the fresco in the Sala dei Maggior Consiglio (Hall of the Great Council) of the Doge’s Palace which had been destroyed by fire.
Organized by: Jean Habert, curator in the Department of Paintings at the Musée du Louvre
Sully wing, first floor, Salle de La Chapelle