Unlike other galleries, the Goffi Carboni Gallery has always devoted itself to art as an international phenomenon rather than one limited to local or Italian forms of expression. It has always taken a lively interest in the artistic manifestations of countries such as France, England and Holland, such countries being the source of several of the objects it displays. Italian, English, French and Dutch furniture as well as clocks, bronzes, chandeliers, drawings, watercolours and oils on canvas are all dealt in together with antique prints for decorative or collection purposes.


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Attilio Simonetti (1843-1925), "Monte Tabor at Casamicciola (Ischia)". Oil on panel, signed. 18 x 28 cm. From the Simonetti Collections

Giuseppe Canella (Verona, 1788 - Florence, 1847), "Night view of the lake", oil painting on canvas, signed.

Ippolito Caffi (Belluno 1809-1866), "Cernobbio and Como lake". Pen and watercolour on paper, dated 1850. From the Dovizielli Collection.

Ettore Roesler Franz (1845-1907), "Villa of the Quintili brothers at the Fifth Mile of Via Appia", watercolour on paper, 1903 circa. 31 x 65 cm.

Attilio Simonetti (1843-1925), Wood, oil on canavas, 42 x 23 cm. From the Simonetti Collections.

Attilio Simonetti (1843-1925), "Portrait of a young lady", pen and ink on paper. From the Simonetti Collections.

André Vera, “Le Nouveau Jardin”, Parigi 1912, with woodcuts of Paul Vera. Belonged to Lady Victoria Sackville.

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-1778), "Pianta di Roma e del Campo Marzio", 1774, burin and etching.

Giuseppe Valadier (1762-1839), "Architettura Pratica", 5 tomes divided in 3 books dated from 1828 to 1839. Hand-coloring prints with watercolor paints.

Roman marble head of Narcissus over a neoclassical body. Rome, 1st-2nd Century AD, 18 cm high, the head, 115 cm high whith the base.

Three Masted Ship wood Model, England 19th century. 72 cm long.

"Man on a horse", North Africa, 1880 circa, albumina print.

Metal Armillary Sphere on Portasanta Marble Pedestal, 18th/19th century. 112 cm high.

Balestra a pallottole (frullana). Firenze, sec. XVI. Provenienza Collezioni Simonetti.

17th Century French Ivory Diptych Sundial. From Manlio Goffi Collection.

18th-19th Century French ivory snuff box. From Manlio Goffi Collection.

Decagonal needle case with longitudinal decoration with turquoise and blacks enamels. Swiss or Germany, end of the 18th century. From the Manlio Goffi Collection.

Otagonal needle case with diagonal guilloche decoration. It bears a French ET mark, introduced in 1893. Probably Swiss, end of the 18th century. From the Manlio Goffi Collection.

Partially gilded wooden panel with the figure of Apollo and two bas-relief Nereids. Italian school (Fontainebleau?), Second half of the 16th century. From the Simonetti Collections.

Bolognese arcile in walnut with heavy bugnatura. Bologna, beginning of the 18th century, 135 x 196 x 83 cm.

Venetian Lacca Povera game box, 18th century. Cm 4,2 x 17,8 x 13,2.

Livio Odescalchi, Duke of Bracciano (1652-1713), gilded bronze medal, 1699. 59,5 mm.

Embroidery on canvas, "Fez embroidery", Morocco, sec. XIX. 78x78 cm. From the Simonetti Collections

Gros point de Venise lace collar, Venice, third quarth of 17th centuty. Provenience: Simonetti Collections.

   
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