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Museum of fine arts: photos, description, Museum of Fine Arts)

The basis of the richest collections of the Museum of fine arts formed an extensive collection of paintings of the esterházy family. The Museum presents works of art from ancient times to the present day.

The Museum is divided into eight departments: Egyptian Art, Antique, Sculpture, Baroque, Old Masters, Drawings and Engravings of Masters of the XIX century, the Masters of the twentieth century and Contemporary Sculpture. The great names associated with the old masters - Tiepolo, Tintoretto, Veronese, Titian, Raphael, van Dyck, Brueghel, Rembrandt, Rubens, Hals, Hogarth, dürer, Cranach, Holbein, Goya, Velasquez, El Greco and other painters, whose works are housed in the Museum. Among the French artists of the XIX century is best represented by Delacroix, Corot and Manet. The Museum often organizes temporary exhibitions.