Francesco Morosini at war in Candia and in Morea

An exhibition within the framework of the Venetian doge and condottiero’s 400th birth anniversary, to admire a valuable and so far unseen cycle of Eighteenth century paintings on the military campaigns carried in Candia and the Peloponnese, once a domain of the Serene Republic. This exhibition by curator Elisabetta Molteni, also features documents, models, weaponry and war relics, including some Turkish command banners, two rare Ottoman cannons, a few musical and scientific instruments, maps… 

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