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Galleria Rizzi, Sestri Levante

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  • A lot of paintings on a similar theme. The oddest opening times of any museum or gallery I have visited. 
    A lot of paintings on a similar theme. The oddest opening times of any museum or gallery I have visited.  more »
  • A lovely recent refurbishment of an old building showing a personal collection of local paintings furniture and ceramics from the 15th C onwards. 
    A lovely recent refurbishment of an old building showing a personal collection of local paintings furniture and ceramics from the 15th C onwards.  more »
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  • Great museum rich with culture.
  • Rizzi gallery picture gallery Based in the palace of the Rizzi family, built in 1926, the Museum exhibits all the patrimony of paintings and art objects collected by Marcello and Vittorio Rizzi and donated to the state in 1960. Next to a private collection of paintings and sculptures, furniture, ceramics, drawings, prints and engravings of considerable interest, there is the entire heritage of drawings, engravings and prints restored at the National Institute for Graphics and subsequently subjected to a first complete filing. The first floor houses the reconstruction of a rich fin de siècle bourgeois house. The second and third floors instead propose the works divided by schools (Genoese, Lombard, Emilian, Venetian, Tuscan) in chronological order. Among the authors present of the Genoese school: Luca Cambiaso, Bernardo Strozzi, Valerio Castello, Dominico Piola. Among the most important artists Lionello D'Este, Michelozzo, the Della Robbia, Giulio Romano, Rafaello, Filippo Mazzola, Bernardino de 'Conti, Veronese, Polidoro Veneto, Jacopo Da Ponte known as Bassano, Guido Reni, Guercino, Carracci, Dionisio Calvaert , Rubens, Van Dyck, Van der Neer, Murillo, Ribera, Zurban, Dosso Dossi, Bernardino Campi, Salvator Rosa, Pietro da Cortona, Gian Paolo Pannini. The museum Galleria M. Rizzi (Province of Genoa in Italian, Provinsa de Zena in Genoese dialect) Sestri Levante (GE) Galleria M. Rizzi Via Cappuccini, 4 in the heart of the "Bay of Silence" For the old it was "the marina of east "; now called "Bay of Silence" The largest collection of works of art between Genoa and La Spezia. Extraordinary panoramic position of the building. 𝓚.𝓢 😊

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