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Casa museo Rodolfo Siviero - Florence, Italy
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
N 43° 45.892 E 011° 15.829
32T E 682216 N 4848248
Quick Description: The Casa Museo Rodolfo Siviero is located on Lungarno Serristori, in the district of Oltrarno in Florence.
Location: Toscana, Italy
Date Posted: 10/14/2013 6:28:01 AM
Waymark Code: WMJ9CV
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Tharandter
Views: 2

Long Description:
"The museum is located at the ground floor of the fine Neo-Renaissance building on the banks of the river Arno, where Rodolfo Siviero lived from 1944 until his death in 1983.
A keen collector and refined intellectual, Siviero managed to collect many works of Ancient art among which Etruscan findings; Ancient Roman busts; 14th and 15th century wooden statues; Medieval paintings on gold backgrounds, Renaissance and Baroque pictures, bronzes, terra-cottas, liturgical objects, beautiful furniture. Furthermore, a group of works of important Italian modern artists such as Giorgio De Chirico, Giacomo Manzù, Ardengo Soffici, Pietro Annigoni, who were friends of Siviero.
This patrimony perfectly reflects the personality of its owner who loved art so deeply and it has the same kind of charm you can find in the palaces full of magnificent art collections Florence inherited from Bardini, Horne and Stibbert. The House-museum is a document of the taste and way of life of the educated XX century Florentine middle-class and it gives the possibility of visiting the private treasures of a "James Bond" of art."
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Hours of Operation:
Saturday, 10.00 am - 6.00 pm (from September to June); 10.00 am-2.00 pm and 3.00 pm-7.00 pm (July-August); Sunday and Monday 10.00 am -1.00 pm (all year round).


Admission Prices:
Free


Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Up to 1 hour

Transportation options to the attraction: Personal Vehicle or Public Transportation

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