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"Isola Bella" this small island in the Lake Maggiore, this one entirely occupied by the architectural complex of the Palazzo Borromeo constructed in the 17th century and surrounded by a flourishing garden the Italian, arranged in terraces. In the rooms of the villa, richly decorated and furnished, exiben paintings of the Carracci, Tiépolo, Cerano and Luca Giordano, whereas in the chapel there remain sculptures of Amadeo and Bambaia. In the undergrounds there are opened the grottos adorned with incrusted shells, where there is exposed a collection of marionettes of the 18th century. In the top floor there is a gallery that gathers Flemish tapestries of the 17th century.

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“Isola Bella” esta pequeña isla en el Lago Maggiore, esta enteramente ocupada por el complejo arquitectónico del Palazzo Borromeo, construido en el siglo XVII y rodeado por un floreciente jardín a la italiana, dispuesto en terrazas. En las salas de la villa, ricamente decoradas y amuebladas, se exiben pinturas de los Carracci, Tiépolo, Cerano y Luca Giordano, mientras que en la capilla se conservan esculturas de Amadeo y Bambaia. En los subterráneos se abren las grutas, adornadas con conchas incrustadas, donde se expone una colección de marionetas del siglo XVIII. En la planta superior hay una galería que recoge tapices flamencos del siglo XVII.

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