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Camillo Marcolini Gran Ciambellano di Sassonia: uno specialista delle arti applicate alla direzione dell’Accademia di Belle Arti e dei musei di Dresda

 

Francesco Speranza

 

Count Camillo Marcolini applied the economic features and the interest for the decorative arts that had characterized his career at the Court of Dresden to the General Direction of the Dresden Academy of Fine Arts and to the management of the city “museum system”, and acquired Mengs’ plaster casts.