Governor Maria O. Grant: “Caravaggio and His Legacy” in The Tidings

By Maria Grant
Friday, 11 January 2013

An exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art profiles one of the most influential artists of the 16th and 17th centuries — and those he influenced.

“Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy” (closing Feb. 10) offers 56 works, eight of them by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, who died before he was 40, yet left a profound impact on painters all over Europe. ...