Over 600 works of art, including paintings, sculptures and artefacts from the Este family collection and more recent acquisitions. The Estense Gallery is one of the oldest and most important in Italy. The greatest two masterpieces depict Duke Francesco d’Este: a painting by Diego Velazquez from the seventeenth century and a marble bust by Gian Lorenzo Bernini from the middle of the same century.Among the paintings, the work of the Emilian school from the 14th to 18th century stands out. Some names? Cosmè Tura, Correggio, the Carracci family, Guercino and Guido Reni. The Estense Gallery collections also house examples of decorative art, including majolica and ceramics, as well as ancient and modern coins, medals and seals.