Setterwall, Åke et al: THE CHINESE PAVILION AT DROTTNINGHOLM. Stockholm, 1974. 327 pp. 305 reproductions & plans and 55 plates in colour, some folding. 30x23 cm. Cloth.
GBP 120.00
Built in 1763 the pavilion is one of the best examples of chinoiserie. This luxurious and scholarly publication details its building history, the 1777 inventory which is still intact, and the vogue for chinoiserie in Europe. A beautiful book, now scarce.
Subjects: Chinoiserie
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 529 in printed List 200.
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