The Baroque MuseumThe Chigi Collection has been enriched in recent years with acquisitions that have created the first Baroque Museum.
(click the photo to enlarge)Luigi Koelliker reintroduced two original Chigi family paintings through his donation to the Baroque museum in 2000 and 1998, respectively. The "Campidoglio" Dog with marine/bay and countryside and Dog with countryside by Michelangelo Pace. Pace made a number of scenic depictions for Cardinal Flavio Chigi, celebrating the hunt with dogs and feudal Chigi lands as backgrounds.
Michelangelo Pace, the "Campidoglio"
Dog with marine/bay and countryside
The Chigi LibraryThe collector Beatrice Chiovenda Canestro donated a wonderful array of texts on Baroque Art.