Comparing The Masks Of The Carnevale Di Viareggio

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The Carnevale di Viareggio is an annual festival held in the beautiful city in Venice. The Carnival ends with the Christian celebration of Lent, which is forty days before Easter, on Shrove Thursday. The festival is world famous because of its elaborate, detailed and amazing masks.
Masks have always been an important feature of the Venetian carnival. Usually people could wear them between the festival of Santo Stephens’s day and the start of the carnival season, midnight, on Shrove Tuesday.
Venetian masks can be made of leather or porcelain. The original masks were rather simple and plain in design, decoration, and often had a symbolic and efficient function. Nowadays, most Italian masks are made with the materials of gesso and gold leaf and

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