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6 edition of Great Private Collections of Imperial Russia found in the catalog.

Great Private Collections of Imperial Russia

by Oleg Neverov

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Published by Vendome Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russia,
  • History,
  • Collectors and collecting,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Private collections,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Private,
  • European,
  • Art / History / European,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8317957M
    ISBN 100865652252
    ISBN 109780865652255

    The Winter Palace (Russian: Зимний дворец, tr. Zimnij dvorets, IPA: [ˈzʲimnʲɪj dvɐˈrʲɛts]) was the official residence of the Russian Emperors from to Today, the palace and its precincts form the Hermitage ed between Palace Embankment and Palace Square, in Saint Petersburg, adjacent to the site of Peter the Great's original Winter Palace, the present. It is known that only in Holland, a country which had produced the strongest impression on Peter, in the end of the 17 th century, there were several tens of private museums and collections. A far from complete list of private collections and museums visited by Peter the Great during his travel to European countries in – looks as follows.

    The Art Collectors of Russia is a fascinating voyage into these secret collections, accompanied by beautiful photographs and the moving, dramatic stories of the collectors themselves. In addition to showcasing the well known collections of Ivan Morozov and Sergei Shchukin, the book also reveals other, more private : Ewa Zubek. Moscow, 3 vols. Special Collections, Monuments of Imperial Russian Law: Catherine the Great s Bookplate [Catherine II (), Empress of Russia].

    Being a large collection of the most elegant and useful designs of houshold furniture in the Gothic, Chinese and Modern Taste: Including a great variety of book-cases for libraries or private rooms,, commodes, library and writing-tables, buroes, breakfast-tables, dressing and china-tables, china-cases, hanging-shelves, tea-chests, trays, fire. Ulla Tillander-Godenhielm Fabergén suomalaiset mestarit “Fabergé’s Finnish masters” Tammi (), pp., illustrated. Karl Fabergé, the celebrated court jeweller of imperial Russia, created objects which many consider to be the world’s finest products of the goldsmith’s art.


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Yes a number do have entries in Jane Turner editor "(Grove) Dictionary of Art" but one has to search through 37 volumes to find the details/5. Great Private Collections of Imperial Russia Oleg Neverov Thames & Hudson, 36 [pounds sterling] ISBN 0 9 Vendome Press, $65 ISBN 0 2 Russia's pre-Revolutionary collectors are the subject of a pioneering survey, reviewed by Charlotte Gere.

Oleg Neverov is the author of Great Private Collections of Imperial Russia ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 1 review, published ), The Hermitage From age /5. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Russia was a globe-spanning Empire, and, like other great powers, sought to document the peoples, lands, and resources in its dominions. As a consequence, a large number of the volumes digitized here were produced within the borders of the Russian Empire and Eastern Europe, but concern places and subjects that are neither geographically nor.

The Imperial Crown of Russia, also known as the Great Imperial Crown, was used by the monarchs of Russia from until the Russian monarchy's abolition in The Great Imperial Crown was first used in a coronation by Catherine the Great, and it was last worn at the coronation of Nicholas was displayed prominently next to Nicholas II on a cushion at the State Opening of the Russian Country: Russian Empire.

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The Czars and Czarinas had among their ranks a formidable number of book collectors. In addition to the books they purchased, they received many presentation volumes, printed on special paper, luxuriously bound in silk or morocco with the imperial crest. (Hans Kraus. A Rare Book Saga: The Autobiography of H.P.

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Hermitage, art museum in St. Petersburg founded in by Catherine the Great as a court museum. It adjoined the Winter Palace and served as a private gallery for the art amassed by the empress.

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