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Via San Siro, 13
Created by the nobleman Giuseppe Ricci Oddi (1868-1937) who donated it to the city, it was inaugurated in 1931;the Gallery gathers over 700 works by artists from the 18th century up to the present day, and is one of the most remarkable of the kind in Italy. Giuseppe Ricci Oddi was a personal friend of art critics and gallery directors, but above all of some important painters of the period between the late 19th century and the first decades of the 20th century, among whom he preferred the Tuscan Macchiaioli and Antonio Fontanesi. Giuseppe Ricci Oddi made an accurate selection of works: among 20th century painters, works worth of notice are those by Boccioni, Carrà, Campigli, Funi, De Pisis, Morandi, Casorati, Tosi, Carena, Cassinari. Also works by Boldini, De Nittis, Fattori, Pellizza da Volpedo, Medardo Rosso, Ricchetti, Bruzzi, Wildt, Hayez, Cremona, Previati, Segantini, Morbelli are meaningful. The exhibiting rooms are 19: Emiliani, Toscani, Liguri and Piemontesi, Orientalisti, Antonio Fontanesi, Fontanesiani, Lombardi, Scapigliati, Lombardi, Piacentini, Stefano Bruzzi, Antonio Mancini, Italian 20th century, Italian 20th century, Southern Italy Painting, Vincenzo Irolli, Symbolism, Foreign Painters, Veneto.
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From Tuesday to Thursday 9.30 am- 12.30 pm; Friday 9.30 am - 12.30 pm, 3.00 - 6.00 pm
Holiday time
9.30 am - 12.30 pm/ 3-6 pm
Entrance fee
Euro 8,00
Euro 3,50; Schools Euro 2,50
Bulk rates
Civic Museums in Palazzo Farnese and Alberoni Museum: full ticket 13 Euro; reduced 10 Euro; for schools 7 Euro
Free entrance for tourist guides and teachers with groups of students
Every first Sunday of the month the entrance is free
Disabled access
Information Office
Last update
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
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