Whirlwind art tourists: Greed, idolatry and vanity all rolled together…

Posted August 27, 2017 4:28 pm by Editor

Whirlwind art tourists: Greed, idolatry and vanity all rolled together…

It was with mixed emotions that I anticipated a few days in Florence this summer. I had first visited the city thirty years ago on a hitchhiking pilgrimage from England to Jerusalem, so I was looking forward to seeing once again Fra Angelico’s frescoes at San Marco, Michelangelo’s monumental sculptures and the paintings in the Uffizi…

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