Teaching History Through Art: Vatican Splendors

Please join us on July 19, 2016 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm at the Reagan Library for the second professional development program in this series developed and offered in partnership with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and California Lutheran University. Teachers from all disciplines will enjoy a talk by Randy Swan, Reagan Library Supervisory Curator; Veronica Alvarez (LACMA), Director of School and Teacher Programs; and Maureen Lorimer (CLU), Professor, Graduate Education. This workshop will highlight the “Vatican Splendors” exhibit. Admission is free on July 19, 2016 to educators attending the workshop.

Download PDF curriculum guide for Teaching History Through Art: Images of the American West

Please RSVP to reaganeducation@nara.gov

Bronze Hand John Paul II

Cast of the Hand of Pope John Paul II

October 2002
Cecco Bonanotte (born 1942)
Bronze
100 x 100 x 10 cm
The Reverenda Fabbrica of
Office of the Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff, Vatican City State
Exhibit photo: © 2010 Vatican Splendors.
The Holy Family with Two Angels

The Holy Family with Two Angels

Bologna, Italy
16th century
Oil on canvas
Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Vatican City State
Reliquary

Reliquary of Saints Peter, Paul, Anne, Joseph and Others

Gold and silver metal
Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Vatican City State
Bust of Pope John Paul II

Bust of Pope John Paul II

20th century
Enrico Manfrini, Italy (born 1917)
Bronze
40 x 29 x 36 cm
Private collection, Vatican City State
Halbardier

Swiss Guard Uniform - Halberdier

20th century
Cloth, metal
Papal Swiss Guard, Vatican City State
Statue of Saint Paul

Statue of Saint Paul

Gilt metal
Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Vatican City State