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Art Museum of Chianciano: photos, description (Museo D'arte di Chianciano Terme)

Art Museum of Chianciano is located in the heart of the Spa town of Chianciano Terme in Tuscany. There is a huge collection of works of ancient and contemporary art, the value of which is recognized worldwide. And here regularly Biennale and Chianciano international festival of digital art and photography.

The Museum's collection is divided into five sections. The first presents the contemporary art of various schools - abstract of Tom's work and Our Afro-realism Francis Turner and Jean Chen Liu, outsider art albert Luden, the paintings of Brian Wilshere etc. the Following section is dedicated to ancient Asian art - there are over a hundred exhibits, including statues, bowls, dishes, stone sculptures. The oldest exhibit is an antique amphora - about 5 thousand years! This section also presents a collection of artefacts of the 4th century from Afghanistan, which reflects the Greek influence on Afghan art. In the third section you can see a collection of images ranging from the 15th century to the present day - the works of Paolo caliari, Rennato Guttuso, Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Edvard Munch, etc. Separate hall of the Museum dedicated to the engravings and engravings - they were going around the world, including in such museums as the Metropolitan in new York and the Cincinnati Art Museum. Among the authors of works - Albrecht Durer, Goya, Rembrandt, Piranesi. Finally, in the historical section of the collected works of Napoleon III and numerous members of European Royal families.