Definitions and characteristics
A cookie is a small text file that is saved and, during subsequent visits, retrieved from the user’s system or mobile device. If the user wishes to use our services, he implicitly accepts the use of these cookies.
Thanks to cookies and related technologies, websites and apps remember user actions and preferences (eg login data, language preferences, display settings, etc.) so that they do not have to be indicated again during subsequent visits.
These technologies are used to perform computer authentication, session monitoring and storage of information regarding the activities of users who access a service and may also contain a unique identification code that allows you to keep track of the user’s navigation within the site for statistical or advertising purposes.
Types of cookies used by the Site
There are different types of cookies, distinguished by characteristics and functions:
Session cookies: automatically deleted once the browser is closed. We use session cookies to check, for example, if the user is logged in or if he has placed an item in the cart.
Persistent cookies: they remain on the user’s device for a predetermined time. We use persistent cookies to store the initial page selected by the user and the related information for a maximum duration of 24 hours from the closing of the web browser by the user. We also use persistent cookies to save favorite products.
Third-party cookies: cookies from third-party sites or servers, and therefore different from MHF Art Gallery. Third party cookies allow the collection of statistical data and user data in aggregate and individual form for analysis tools, in order to optimize the site and present the most relevant marketing material to the user (eg. Google Analytics, whose cookies allow to analyze the behavior of users while browsing and improve the functioning of the site).
We connect cookies to the user’s personal data only where the user has logged in to their own private area. In this case, the law guarantees the collection of data on the basis of the MHF Art Gallery Terms and Conditions of Use, so that these can be fulfilled.
Management of cookies
You can authorize, block or delete (in whole or in part) cookies through the specific functions of your browser or through additional third-party components. For information on managing and deleting cookies, please visit the relevant help section of the browser used. However, it should be noted that the deactivation of the technical cookies of the Site could result in the not full usability of all the services or functionalities of the Site.