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Museo Civico di Castel del Piano

The Civic Museum in Castel del Piano

On display is the art collection of Palazzo Nerucci

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Piazza Colonna, 1
The museum is located in Palazzo Nerucci. The collection, which was started by a private collector, is characterized by many paintings featuring landscape and panoramic scenes. Among the noteworthy works are an important self-portrait of the Venetian artist, Rosalba Carriera (1675 - 1757), and a portrait of Cosimo III de’ Medici on silk. In the same room, there is a sketch by Giuseppe Nicola Nasini, which was purchased in 2005 by the city administration. The collection belonged to Vegni family.
Castel del Piano
A striking village on the slopes of Mount Amiata
Castel del Piano is actually mentioned in the ‘Commentaries’ of Pope Pius II, which highlight “the beauty of the place, the convenience of the location and the amenity of the town”, qualities which still to this day are appreciated by travellers visiting the village and its surrounding area. ...