Grandeur and Obedience

  • 1970 ----- color ----- 51 min ----- 16mm///
  • (Civilisation series, Part 7) The splendors of Rome in the 17th century, the center of the Counter Reformation and the drama of the Baroque style, which, through the genius of Bernini and Borromini, and the pride and ambition of the papacy, re-established their city as the world's capital, and as a Baroque masterpiece.
    [ Note: this title is now available on video--look for it under the title Civilisation, Programs 7-9 ]
  • Topics: (Architecture, Art: History, Religions: Christian)