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Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza was founded by two men who devoted their lives for art collecting: Baron Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza and his son.
For art passioned, it’s a paradise fulfilled with more than thousand paintings. The popularity of Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza comes back to the diversity of artworks. Various styles are shown, from them we can mention the Baroque, Mannerism, Renaissance, Rococo until late centuries art.
The museum is also renowned for unique American paintings with non equals in any gallery of Europe and main movements including Fauvism and Impressionism. Some rooms feature medieval art while others show portraits such as the one of King Henry VIII by Holbein the younger. Iconic paintings such as Kandinsky picture with three spots no, Lichtenstein’s woman in bath and Picasso’s Harlequin with a mirror are just few among a plethora of fabulous paintings.
The museum is an opportunity to focus on landscapes and religious works. At museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, visitors immerse themselves in a variety of styles and preferences.