February 28, 2024 | Rome, Italy

Body heat

Raphael's "La Fornarina" remains a lasting artistic testimonial to the power of erotic love.

No love lost

Pillars of Renaissance art, Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo were anything but bosom buddies.

The Prisons

Giovanni Battista Piranesi's terrifying vision of imagined prisons dug into the bowels of Rome.

Halcyon days

Once upon a time, a First Lady took an Amalfi Coast vacation — and the world wanted pictures.