Gallery of Modern Art

 

in short

This Gallery offers a complete overview of painting from neo-classicism to the 20th century, concentrating on the art of Tuscany. In addition, important sculptures, works of foreign artists and masters of 19th century applied arts can be seen.
Palazzo Pitti, central court; by Bartolomeo Ammannati, 1558-70
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Gallery of Modern Art

in detail

The Gallery is situated on the 2nd foor of the ancient grand-ducal residence of the Medici and Lorena family, and is made up of 30 rooms.

It offers a complete overview of painting from neo-classicism to the 20th century, with particular attention to the art of Tuscany.

Also included are some important examples of sculpture, works of foreign artists and masters of 19th century applied arts.

There is a sizeable section dedicated to the figurative culture of the period between neo-classicism and romanticism; another is devoted to the themes of realism.

The itinerary, organised both chronologically and according to theme, clarifies the history of the collections. In addition, this itinerary allows an accurate reading of the differences between and the monumental achievements of two alternating dynasties: the Lorena and the Savoia.

The gallery also contains works by Fattori, Lega, Batoni, Bartolini, Mussini and others.
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Visitor entrance

Palazzo Pitti
Piazza Pitti, 1
50125 Florence
Italy
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Opening Times

Sun
08:15 - 18:50
Mon
-
Tue
08:15 - 18:50
Wed
08:15 - 18:50
Thu
08:15 - 18:50
Fri
08:15 - 18:50
Sat
08:15 - 18:50

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