Battle between Horatii and Curiatii
Cavalier d'Arpino (Giuseppe Cesari 1568-1640)
Masterpieces of the hall
The fresco decoration of this large room was carried out by Cavalier d'Arpino (Giuseppe Cesari) at the end XVI century and the beginning of the XVII century.
Originally conceived as tapestries to be hung along the walls, these frescoes portray historical episodes of Ancient Rome, which also inspire the monochrome medallions below.