Curiosity

Geometrie gotiche

Corte principale

Specchio della ricchezza delle nuove generazioni di mercanti, i palazzi che si affacciano sul Canal Grande dimostrano il potere ottenuto, sempre in lotta con l’antica classe nobiliare.

Giorgio Franchetti and the San Sebastiano

San Sebastiano

“… Look at this little candle. It is me. And I flatter myself that I can to do a little light “

The love for music

Francesco Guardi

Giorgio Franchetti, beyond the collecting, dedicated much of his time to music.

Giorgio Franchetti granfather and grandson and their common passion

De Dominicis

Two people, two generations, two collections, only one name, only one place.

The bond between Franchetti and Ca’ d’Oro

Paris Bordone

The project of making palace Ca’ d’Oro a museum gathering his collection, occupied the entire life of Franchetti, but for him, unfortunately or fortunately, it was impossible to see his dream realized.