RICCARDO BACARELLI

Antichità Bacarelli

Founded in 1923
Riccardo Bacarelli, son of Benvenuto, directs the Bacarelli Gallery in Florence founded by grandfather Rizieri Bacarelli in 1923. Riccardo, draws towards its antiquarian tradition now at the third generation and strengthens the position of the gallery: adding to its permanent presence since 1961 at the Biennale Internazionale dell’Antiquariato di Firenze, the Biennale di Palazzo Venezia in Rome, and turning the attention towards the International market, in London, organizing exhibitions of works of art and taking part to the Master Paintings Week, London Art Week, Masterpiece and Frieze Masters since its first edition. Actually Galleria Bacarelli takes part to the Frieze Master in London and to the TEFAF in Maastricht. Riccardo Bacarelli serves on the Board of the Associazione Antiquari Fiorentini; he is also a member of the Executive Council and the Secretary General of the Associazione Antiquari d'Italia and of the Governing Council of the Biennale dell'Antiquariato di Firenze.


  • Jan-Baptiste Van Der Haegen
    Brussels 1688 - Brussels 1738/40

    Saint Joseph holding the Chist child
    terracotta
    h. cm 49,5
    1723 ca

    Bibliography: Finger prints of the artist European Terra-Cotta Sculpture from the Arthur M. Sackler Collection, Dr. Charles Avery, Washington 1981
  • attributed to Mino da Fiesole, Mino di Giovanni di Mino
    Montemignaio o Papiano in Casentino 1429 - Florence 1484

    The Allegory of the Christian Charity
    Terracotta
    h. cm 87
    1469 ca

    Attribution by Prof. Francesco Caglioti
  • Giovanni Casini
    ? - Florence 1729

    Allegory of the Night
    terracotta
    cm 30 x 37

    K. Lankheit, Die Modellsammlung der Porzellanmanifaktur Doccia, Munich 1982, p. 139, no. 40:115, fig. 207