di Rosa Gardens with it's significant collection art, is, for some reason, a well kept secret. It hosts about 2000 pieces of art in its Main Gallery, Historic Residence, Courtyard and Sculpture Meadow. The collection would not be complete without some examples of nude human body.
A little shed with reclining nudes
Inside the shed
Painted female nude
Painted male nude
Paoletti Winery is an beautiful Italian mansion located in Calistoga. Its animated owner, Gianni Paoletti, enjoys telling family stories while attending to his tasting room. He proudly shows his cellars full of marble sculptures made for him in Italy. Among the sculptures - busts of famous people ( Einstein, for example), with the owner's image mixed in. And, of course, plenty of replicas of Roman, Greek and Renaissance statues.
Peju Province Winery is located in Rutherford on Hwy 29. It's stylish main building is surrounded by a lawn full of original art.
Repose, by Phillip Dizick, 1972
"True beauty is shown in the quietness of sleep" (Phillip Dizick)
Welcoming Muse, by Henry Waddell. Robert Mondavi Winery
Hess Collection Winery
Mother Earth, by Henry Moor. Clos Pegas Winery
Alberge de Soleil Garden
"Three drunken girls" (my own title) in Calistoga
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