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The shawl of the women of Venice, a vanished symbol

In 1921 when the artist É.M. Baroni writes with passion and emotion, a booklet praising the Venetian shawl, this beautiful garment characteristic of the Venetian feminine dress, it is already endangered in the streets of Venice: "Currently, this original feminine adornment, the head ornament of these beautiful elegant women attempting to [...]

By |2020-01-17T19: 30: 14 + 02: 00March 6th, 2014|Venice History|0 Comments

The origins of the Venetian regatta

The origin of regattas must go back to the 13th century, given the competition between men, we can easily imagine fishermen and gardeners challenging each other to reach the markets as quickly as possible, this tradition being accentuated since the time of the first colonization of the lagoon. The English term [...]

By |2017-07-11T11: 20: 30 + 02: 00November 14th, 2013|Venice History|1 Comment
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