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Florence the city of art, the city of the Italian Renaissance, Palazzo Pitti today a national museum, an example of Renaissance art and the right destination for the 2021 holidays.
Let's discover together on Must Touring the beauties and treasures preserved in Palazzo Pitti in Florence 2021, a city of art.
Palazzo Pitti, in Florence, called the city of art, is now home to 4 museums:
· The treasure of the Grand Dukes
· The Palatine Gallery and the royal and imperial apartments
· The Gallery of Modern Art
· The museum of fashion and costume.
For lovers of history, culture and art, Florence, city of art, with Palazzo Pitti embodies these characteristics ensuring for the holidays 2021 a tourism to discover art in the city.
Palazzo Pitti is the largest palace in the city of art in Florence, so called because its first owner was a Florentine banker Luca Pitti, and the Palace was designed by Giambattista Brunelleschi and only after his death became the residence of the largest Florentine family of the Renaissance; The doctors, who made Palazzo Pitti- Florence- a real palace both inside and outside with the Boboli Gardens, so much so that the latter will become an example for the construction of palaces throughout Europe. Palazzo Pitti in Florence in 1860 passed to the Savoy and became the royal residence of Vittorio Emanuele II, when Florence, in addition to being a city of art, became the capital, and only in 1919 heritage of the State and today Palazzo Pitti-Florence-hosts in its rooms 4 museums, ideal for lovers of art holidays 2021.
The 14 rooms of Palazzo Pitti -Florence- used and inhabited at the time by the Medici and the royal families of Lorraine and Savoy who followed one another in the times, reflect their majesty and granderity with luxurious, sumptuous furniture, hard stone tables, silk upholstery, in a mix of styles wanted by its 'guests', who have followed one another over time.
Among the noteworthy rooms of Palazzo Pitti there is the Throne Room, with red brocade upholstery and blue Chinese vases of the seventeenth century. From the holy water stoup in hard stone of the early seventeenth century to the wooden screen of the early 800.
Palazzo Pitti in Florence houses the Palatine Gallery with 500 works from the Medici collection, masterpieces of Italian art, which make Florence the city of art par excellence. These are works of art by Raphael, Titian, Caravaggio, Tintoretto and other Italian and non-Italian artists of the Renaissance and Baroque periods.
Also for lovers of art holidays 2021, are located on the ground floor of Palazzo Pitti- Florence- the Treasures of the Grand Dukes, or 'Museo degli Argenti' which covers what was called the wing of the Medici summer apartment. At Palazzo Pitti- Florence- the apartment, whose walls were all frescoed on the occasion of the marriage between Ferdinand II of the Medici and Lorena della Rovere in 1637 preserve the 'Treasures of the Medici', ie vases in stones, ivory, amber and rock crystals, and the treasures of the Salzburg, the silverware of the bishops of Salzburg and finally a collection of jewels of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries These works of art are exhibited at Palazzo Pitti- Florence- for holidays in the city of art 2021.
For the 2021 holidays in Florence, city of art, Pitti Palace, Museum of Contemporary Art. It is located on the second floor consists of 30 rooms including the Sala del Ballo and six others belonging to the Bourbon district. The art gallery of Palazzo Pitti - Florence - houses works from the Academy of Arts and Drawing of Neoclassicism such as Calliope by Antonio Canova, the Impressionism of Martelli, the Italian Risorgimento and contemporary art.
Also for the 2021 holidays in Florence, city of art, Palazzo Pitti hosts the Museum of Fashion and Costume since 1893 with more than 6000 garments including clothes and accessories and are gala dresses, theater, high fashion clothes by Valentino, Armani, Versace, Missoni and summarizes the fashions that followed in the times (the oldest dates back to the sixteenth century). Among the collections kept at Palazzo Pitti - Florence - we find the clothes of Eleonora Duse, an Italian writer of the twentieth century and the collection of theatrical clothes by Umberto Tirelli.
Florence the city of art with its Pitti Palace, ready to host you in your holidays remains the ideal destination for art lovers 2021.