The Art Museum Contains Some 1400 Miniatures

It’s unusual for a museum to have too many works to exhibit. That delightful fortune happened to the Uffizi Museum in Florence after the end of the Medici, Electress Anna Maria, resolved that the whole family compilation would go to the gallery in 1743. The consequences, assembled over quite a few centuries, were that one of the premium treasure troves of art anyplace on earth arrived there.

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