MASCHERE ACROBATICHE
(Acrobatic Masks)

Which puts together the transvestitism and the popular fun life of the circus.

Very interesting is the earlier form of ice skates, made for skating on the iced lagoon channels, thus giving us a good indication of the kind of weather it had to be expected in Venice during Carnival in those days.

Giovanni Grevembroch: "Uomo agile"
Giovanni Grevembroch: "Uomo agile"
watercolor - (18th century)

 

Giovanni Grevembroch: "Uomo agile"
Giovanni Grevembroch: "Uomo agile"
watercolor - (18th century)
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