“Collection of Museo Poldi Pezzoli: The Aristocratic Palace and its Beauty Milano the Magnificent Collection of the Nobleman”
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The Museo Poldi Pezzoli was originally the residence of the prominent Milanese nobleman Gian Giacomo Poldi Pezzoli and is now open to the public as one of the most significant art museums in Italy. This is the first exhibition in Japan to show the Poldi Pezzoli family’s outstanding collection of art works and ornamental pieces; built up and handed down over many generations. In this exhibition of numerous fine articles, including the masterpiece “Portrait of a Woman” by Piero del Pollaiolo, an important painter of the early Renaissance, one may trace the development of European art from the Renaissance to the 19th century and gain new insights into the magnificence of aristocratic culture.
[Image: Piero del Pollaiolo “Portrait of a Woman”]