Palazzo Ducale di Venezia
Also known as Doge's Palace and Museo di Palazzo Ducale
Italy (Venice)
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The Doge's Palace is famous for his decorations in situ by the greatest Venetian painters. They were made on canvas, then inserted into gilded frames on the walls and ceilings to prevent the natural humidity of Venice from damaging the paintings.

  • Sala del Collegio (Room of the College): 17 works by Veronese (whole ceiling).
  • Sala dell’Anticollegio (Antechamber of the College): One work by Veronese.
  • Sala dei Tre Capi (Room of the Three Heads): Three works by Veronese, one by Zelotti (central ceiling composition), one by Ponchino.
  • Sala del Maggior Consiglio (Room of the Great Council): 5 works by Veronese.
  • Sale del Consiglio dei Dieci (Room of the Council of the Ten): 4 works by Veronese (one taken to Paris)
  • Sala della Bussola (Compass Room): One work by Veronese (taken to Paris).
Piazza San Marco
30124 Venice, Italy
Top artists in the collection:

Paolo VeroneseItalian, 1528-1588 (Mannerism)28 artworks
Quentin MetsysBelgian, 1466-1530 (Early Netherlandish)2 artworks
TitianItalian, 1485-1576 (High Renaissance)2 artworks
Giovanni BelliniItalian, 1430-1516 (Early Renaissance)2 artworks
Giovanni Battista TiepoloItalian, 1696-1770 (Rococo)1 artworks

The Athenaeum has no exhibitions on record for this museum. Exhibition records can be added for this museum here.