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Fontanellato

Fontanellato, the town of the lower Parma area, houses the Rocca dei Sanvitale and the Labirinto della Masone (a maze of bamboo plants), the Pyramid and the Museum-Library of the collector Franco Maria Ricci. The collection of works of art includes, among many masterpieces, the small statues by D. Chiparus, the sculptures by Adolfo Wildt, Gian Lorenzo Bernini and Libero Andreotti.
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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress and its moat.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress an...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress and its moat.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress an...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress and its moat.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress an...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the lodge of the fortress.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the lodge of th...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: night view of the fortress.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale, Room of the Equilibrist Women: a detail of the frescoes.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale, Room of the Equilibrist Women...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: a XIX century print representing the fortress.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: a XIX century print represent...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the XIX century optical chamber. The circular environment, very dark, contains two systems of mirrors and a prism placed in correspondence of the ancient slits, which allow to reflect and project clearly on three screens inside the room the 180 ° image of the square in front of the fortress; the equipment, commissioned by Count Giovanni Sanvitale at the end of the 19th century, was created as a futuristic social game.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the XIX century optical chamb...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress and i some houses.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress and i so...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress and its moat, and some houses.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress and its...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the courtyard.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the courtyard.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: "Portrait of Barbara Sanseverino Sanvitale"

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: "Portrait of Barbara Sansever...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: bedroom.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: bedroom.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: living room.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: living room.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: a ceramic plate.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: a ceramic plate.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the kitchen.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the kitchen.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the kitchen.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the kitchen.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale the lodge of the fortress.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale the lodge of the fortress.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale, the lodge of the fortress: fresco.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale, the lodge of the fortress: fr...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the lodge of the fortress.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the lodge of the fortress.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the weapons hall.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: the weapons hall.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: partial view of a lodge..

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: partial view of a lodge..

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress and its moat, and some houses.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress and its...

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Fontanellato: partial view of the historic centre.

Fontanellato: partial view of the historic centre.

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress and its moat, and some houses.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress and its...

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Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress.

Fontanellato, Rocca Sanvitale: view of the fortress.

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Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, by Franco Maria Ricci: lthe "Caffè del Labirinto".

Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, by Franco Maria Ricci:...

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Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, by Franco Maria Ricci: lthe "Caffè del Labirinto".

Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, by Franco Maria Ricci:...

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Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, Franco Maria Ricci Art Collection: "Portrait of Franco Maria Ricci and of the architect Pier Carlo Bontempi", by Daniele Bisagni, oil painting.

Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, Franco Maria Ricci Art...

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Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, Franco Maria Ricci Art Collection, temporary art Exhibition: one of Javier Marìn's Sculptures.

Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, Franco Maria Ricci Art...

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Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, Franco Maria Ricci Art Collection, temporary art Exhibition, one of Javier Marìn's Sculptures: "Cabeza Bruselas", 2010. Bronze

Fontanellato, Labirinto della Masone, Franco Maria Ricci Art...