The volume “Sicily, the Grand Tour”, published by “Les Éditions du Pacifique”, is a collection of three hundred watercolors and sixteen drawings by French artist Fabrice Moireau, accompanied by captions and stories of the writer magistrate Lorenzo Matassa, that recalls the suggestions of the phenomenon that, in the eighteenth century and the first half of the nineteenth century, brought to Sicily foreign travelers and men of culture accompanied by landscape artists.
Among these, Goethe, who with his Journey in Sicily of the year 1787 marked the beginning of a new intellectual exploration of Sicily.
Donnafugata and its wines will be at the book presentation and exhibition inauguration event, that will be held on 20 October in the striking setting of the Sale Duca di Montalto of Palazzo Reale in Palermo.
Address: Piazza Indipendenza, 1, 90129 Palermo PA
Time: from 18.00