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Accademia Carrara, Bergamo

Piazza Giacomo Carrara, 82, Bergamo
The Accademia Carrara is an art gallery and an academy of fine arts in Bergamo, Italy.

The origins of the art gallery lie with the Count Giacomo Carrara, a wealthy collector and patron of the arts, who left a generous legacy to the city of Bergamo at the end of the 18th century.

As of 2019, it possesses 1,800 paintings dating from the 15th to the 19th century, and by artists including Pisanello, Botticelli, Bellini, Carpaccio, Mantegna, Raphael, Moroni, Baschenis, Fra Galgario, Tiepolo, Canaletto and Piccio.

Besides paintings, there are drawings and prints, bronzes and sculptures, as well as collections of porcelain, furniture and medals. 

Source: lacarrara.it