You will jump in the last century, visiting a painting atelier of early 20th century, a place full of history and art, hidden in a corner of Florence. You will see numerous paintings, also of monumental dimensions, that represent Florence and the life of the city in those times. I will explain you the secrets of the Thesophical symbols hidden in his paintings and I will share with you the incredible history of his life. You will have the opportunity to relive the magical atmosphere of the cosmopolitan Florence of the last century, a point of reference for artists from all over the world. At the end of the visit a convivial moment in which to share our impressions, savoring a tea accompanied by homemade cakes and cookies, served in the family tradition. You will live several hours in an artist's house!
Home made Cakes and biscuits
Tea and infusions served in authentic period porcelains .
I am the great-grandson of an impressionist painter who lived in Florence. I have a degree in art and I am following historians who are studying his work with the university . My family is from Switzerland, but moved to Italy in the mid-nineteenth century for consular career. I will guide you to a visit to my great-grandfather's atelier, illustrating his works and discovering life in Florence in the late XIX century !!
We will visit the home / studio of an artist who lived between the 19th and 20th centuries, where his creations are still kept: huge oil paintings, engravings, sculptures and manuscripts, in the original ambient decorated with period furniture. Discovering the hidden message in his works, which develop between impressionism decadentism and symbolism.
Tea time in private museum