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Angels & Demons
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  • My commander said that whatever Bernini created while under Vatican patronage would be listed here as an asset.
  • In Bernini’s day, everything an artist created while under the patronage of the Pope became, by law, property of the Vatican.
  • It was more like feudalism than patronage, but top artists lived well and seldom complained.

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  • The mayor shook his head and made no motion to look at our writ of patronage.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • There were perhaps a few thousand residents, mostly shopkeepers and service people, and the small bedroom community who were their patronage.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life

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