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Welcome to the Official Web Site of Pinacoteca Civica "Il Guercino" in Cento.
The museums contains masterpieces of baroque art of sixteenth century represented by painters of Emilia and a valuable collection of the earlier years of Guercino and his School, thanks to a very generous donation by Cassa di Risparmio Foundation, Sir Denis Mahon and association "Amici delle Pinacoteca Civica".
The Municipal Art Gallery of Cento contains the world's largest collection by Guercino and his School, including drawings and engravings.
Also contains part of the work of the local sculptur Stefano Galletti who worked all over Italy in the late nineteenth century.