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Fondazione Palazzo Ducale Genova

The Wolfsoniana preserves a series of personal and institution archives relating to the themes of the collection:


75 projects for steamships and ocean liners, 6 photo albums

Beniamino Bellati

2,408 drawings and heliographic copies, 603 photos, various documents and publications

Umberto Bellotto

207 photographs

Attilio Calzavara

69 photos, 20 drawings, various documents and publications

Duilio Cambellotti

320 drawings for the furnishings and decorations of the interiors of the Palazzo dell’Acquedotto Pugliese in Bari and the Palazzo della Prefettura in Ragusa

Luigi Carugati

69 photographs, 5 drawings

Giacomo Cometti

3,165 drawings, 807 photographs, 62 plaster casts and tiles, various documents and publications

Renato Corte

137 drawings, 2 publications, various sketches and documents

Giuseppe Crosa di Vergagni

6,000 drawings and heliographic copies, various documents, photos, magazines and publications

Pietro and Alfredo Fineschi

946 drawings and heliographic copies, various documents, photos, magazines and publications

Eugenio Fuselli

11 folders of documents, 23 photographic plates and heliographic copies, 20 envelopes of photos, 49 writings, 64 volumes

Salvatore Gagliardo

Demetrio Ghiringhelli

20 photographs, 2 albums with tempera plates, 10 drawings, 1 painting, 8 cartoons, 9 stencils, various documents

Agostino Jaccuzzi

462 photographs, 50 drawings, various documents and publications

Matteo Longoni

438 photographs, 319 helio-copies, 305 original drawings, 2 reels of microfilm

MITA (Italian Manufacture of Artistic Carpets)

designs for carpets, tapestries and fabrics – including prototypes and samples – by various artists and architects.

Marco Biassoni, Rocco Borella, Aldo Bosco, Paolo Buffa, Tomaso Buzzi, Antonia Campi, Eugenio Carmi, Enrico Ciuti, Flavio Costantini, Fortunato Depero, Francesco Di Cocco, Giorgio Host Ivessich, Johannes Kopetzky Follner, Mario Labò, Emilio Lancia, Leo Lionni, Franca Luccardi, Emanuele Luzzati, Herta Ottolenghi Wedekind, Riccardo Manzi, Arturo Martini, Enrico Paulucci, Arnaldo and Giò Pomodoro, Alberto Ponis, Mario Alberto Ponis, Gio Ponti, Dino Predonzani, Gustavo Pulitzer, Emanuele Rambaldi, Paolo Stamaty Rodocanachi, Oscar and Fausto Saccorotti, Emilio Scanavino, Mario Sironi, Giovanni Solari, Ettore Sottsass Jr., Corinne Steinrisser, Luigi Vietti, Gigiotti Zanini, photos, documents, books and periodicals, projects for the headquarters of the Luigi Carlo Daneri factory (Ponis family, Genoa-Rome, on loan to The Mitchell Wolfson Jr. Collection

Rosolino Multedo

Officine Elettriche Genovesi – Genoese Electrical Workshops

68 drawings, 48 plans for street lighting and the tram network, various documents

Leonardo Paterna Baldizzi

29 photographs, 2 drawings

Silvio Radice

396 drawings, sketches, advertising prospectuses, posters and leaflets

Giuseppe Rosso

5 folders of academic drawings

Alberto Salietti

22 cartoons, 17 diplomas, 6 drawings, 1 chalk sketch, 5 magazines

Giulio Zappa

157 photographs, various documents (Enrico Albisetti, Genoa, on loan from The Mitchell Wolfson Jr. Collection)

Other archives

L’Azione Coloniale, periodical published in Rome and Venice between 1931 and 1945

36 photographs, 191 copies of newspapers and magazines, 6,418 newspaper clippings, 44 documents

Mackenzie Administration

photographs and various documents

Raffaello Riccardi

30 reports, 15 envelopes of sound bulletins, 300 letters, 8 newspaper clippings, 8 publications