Destined to house porcelain production, the Reggia di Capodimonte building was constructed in the large grounds by Ferdinando ... More
Capodimonte National Museum
Destined to house porcelain production, the Reggia di Capodimonte building was constructed in the large grounds by Ferdinando Fuga in 1743. The porcelain drawing room belonging to Queen Amalia of Saxony was established in 1759. Today, the many rooms display collections of porcelain and china from the Real Fabbrica di Capodimonte, collections of coins and weapons, medieval armor, and Flemish tapestries. The Picture Gallery includes works by the best known painters from Naples, Italy and abroad-Masaccio, Simone Martini, Masolino, Botticelli, Raffaello, Bellini, Tiziano, Caravaggio, Reni, Schedoni, Cavallino, Preti, Giordano, Witz, Breughel, El Grec and Goya.
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