Giuseppe Ceri (1839-1925), Quirico Filopanti (1812-1894)

The periodical Ehi! cha’l scusa... of 1844 imagined in this cloister the engineer Giuseppe Ceri who, on a night in which the ‘dull silver moon illuminates the walls of the Certosa’, is surrounded by bats that ‘are gradually closing in on his top hat’.