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Accademy’s Gallery

The Gallery of the Accademia di Belle Arti

Gallery of the Academy of Florence

The Galleria dell’Accademia di Firenze, or “Gallery of the Academy of Florence” is best known as the home of Michelangelo ‘s sculpture David. It also includes other Michelangelo sculptures and a collection of paintings by Florentine artists, mostly from the 1300-1600 period.

Masterpieces of the Galleria dell’Accademia di Firenze

Accademy’s Gallery, Gallery of the Academy of Florence

  • Name:                Accademy’s Gallery, Gallery of the Academy of Florence
  • Italian:                Galleria dell’Accademia
  • City:                    Florence
  • Country:             Italy
  • Established:        1784
  • Type:                  Art Museum
  • Location:            58-60 via Ricasoli, 50122 Florence , Italy

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Photo Credit: Michelangelo [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

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