Adriano Aymonino is Director of Undergraduate Programmes in the Department of History of Art at the University of Buckingham. His main interest is the reception of the classical tradition in the Early Modern period. He has curated several exhibitions, such as Drawn from the Antique: Artists and the Classical Ideal, held at the Sir John Soane’s Museum in London in 2015. He is currently working on his book on the patronage of the 1st Duke and Duchess of Northumberland, which will be published by Yale University Press; on a critical edition of Robert Adam's correspondence, and – with Nick Penny and Eloisa Dodero – on a revised edition of Francis Haskell and Nicholas Penny’s Taste and the Antique.

Contributions

  • Castle Howard West Wycombe

    West Wycombe Introduction

    by Clare Hornsby and Adriano Aymonino

  • Castle Howard West Wycombe

    Playing with the Canon: West Wycombe Park’s Iconography and the Principle of Citation

    by Adriano Aymonino

  • Castle Howard West Wycombe

    Object in Focus: Giovanni Pietro Bellori and Pietro Santi Bartoli, Admiranda Romanarum Antiquitatum ac veteris Sculpturae vestigia . . ., Rome, Giovanni Giacomo e Domenico de’ Rossi, 1693

    by Adriano Aymonino