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Near the present-day town of Fossombrone, s. Martino del Piano about 2 Km West of the present city center, along the route of the via Flaminia consular, insist the remains of the Roman city of Forum Sempronii, whose origin dates back probably to the Tribune Gaius Sempronius Gracchus, linked to the agrarian law in the area in 133 BC founded in 2nd century. BC, became a municipium around the middle of the century. BC and was for centuries the most important centre of the Metauro Valley, until abandonment in barbaric times.
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The Civic Museum and picture gallery are housed at the Ducal Palace of Fossombrone. The museum exposes the Roman age materials, coming mostly from the archaeological area of Forum Sempronii with important sculptures from the sec. ad to IV. sec. a.d. The gallery houses works by Giovan Francesco Guerrieri (1589-1657), Federico Barocci (1528-1612), Giuseppe Diamantini (1621-1705), Sebastiano Ceccarini (1703-1783), Francesco Podesti (1800-1895) and other authors of the secc. XVI, XVII and XVIII
The picture gallery can boast the twenty-one well salt, within which are the works of ancient art, modern and contemporary art of great value, including sculptures, paintings, drawings and objects. Among the works on display recall those of Giorgio Morandi, Achille Funi, Marino Marini, Francesco Messina, Gino Severini.