MKM171 - NEW BOOK
Moscow Kremlin Museums: VLADIKI OKEAHA: SOKROVISHCHA PORTUGALSKOU IMPERII XVI-XVIII VEKOV. Lords of the Ocean: Treasures of the Portuguese Empire of the 16th-18th Centuries. Moscow, 2017. 406 pp. Colour plates and colour text illustrations throughout. 29x24 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an excellent exhibition held in the Kremlin in Moscow in late 2017 and early 2018.
Examined the range and reach of the Portuguese and their empire during a dynamic period of their history from the 16th to 18th centuries when the Portuguese were highly active overseas. Includes items from Goa, elsewhere in India, China, Japan, Europe and Africa. A total of 161 extraordinary and varied exhibits in numerous media. Primarily loans from Portuguese collections but also items from Russian collections and museums in Europe. All well illustrated and described. List of contents, captions to plates and one page summary in English. Main text in Russian. Very hard to obtain and out-of-print.
Subjects: Art Connoisseurship
Out of stock, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 19 in printed List 200.
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