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Historic House Museums in Italy - Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, CA' Vendramin Calergi, Vittoriale Degli Italiani, CA' D'Oro, Villa Verdi, Casa Guidi (Paperback) Loot Price: R237
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Historic House Museums in Italy - Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, CA' Vendramin Calergi, Vittoriale Degli Italiani, CA'...

Historic House Museums in Italy - Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, CA' Vendramin Calergi, Vittoriale Degli Italiani, CA' D'Oro, Villa Verdi, Casa Guidi (Paperback)

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Chapters: Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, Ca' Vendramin Calergi, Vittoriale Degli Italiani, Ca' D'oro, Villa Verdi, Casa Guidi. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 30. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: The Bagatti Valsecchi Museum is a not-for-profit historic house museum in the Montenapoleone district of downtown Milan, northern Italy. The Italian Renaissance art and decorative arts collections of the barons Bagatti Valsecchi are displayed in their home, as they wished them to be. Hence, visitors may view not only particular pieces of art, but also the house's authentic ambiances, expressive of late 19th century aristocratic Milanese taste. The Bagatti Valsecchi Museums permanent collections principally contain Italian Renaissance decorative arts (such as maiolica, furniture, tapestry, metalwork, leather, glassware and precious table-top coffers made of ivory, or stucco and pastiglia), some sculptures (including a Madonna and Child lunette by a follower of Donatello), and many paintings. European Renaissance weapons, armor, clocks and a few textiles and scientific and musical instruments complete the collection assembled by the Barons Bagatti Valsecchi. The Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, although originally intended as a private home, not a gallery, has an interesting collection of Italian Renaissance paintings. A few are from the Trecento/14th century and the Seicento/17th century, but most date to the Quattrocento/15th century, or the Cinquecento/16th century. The following are of particular interest: The Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, home to DEMHIST, ICOM's International Committee for Historic House Museums from its founding in 1998 until the end of the boards first triennial in 2002, continues to support activities geared to furthering our understanding of this kind of museum. For this reason, ...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=854627

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Imprint: Books + Company
Country of origin: United States
Release date: September 2010
First published: September 2010
Editors: Books Llc
Creators: Books Llc
Dimensions: 152 x 229 x 2mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 32
ISBN-13: 978-1-158-39779-2
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-158-39779-8
Barcode: 9781158397792

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