The link that exists between collectors, collections and museums is somewhat profound. We have collected in short fact sheets some highlights of the collections, divided by scholar or collector.
Stensen, Niels (1638-1686)
Targioni Tozzetti, Giovanni (1712-1783)
de Dolomieu, Déodat (1750-1801)
Foresi, Raffaello (1820-1876)
Roster, Giorgio (1843-1927)
Ciampi, Adolfo (1876-1934)
Brizzi, Giancarlo (1936-1992)