The Hermitage: The History of the Buildings and Collections :: Tatyana Pashkova, Tatyana Semionova & Liudmila Torshina soon to be presented for sale on the stupendous BookLovers of Bath web site!
St. Petersburg: Alfa-Colour Art Publishers, 2007, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Floor plans; Colour photographs;
From the cover: This publication is devoted to the buildings of Russias State Hermitage, a celebrated architectural ensemble, the pride of St Petersburg, Russian culture and architecture. Readers will be able to appreciate the beauty of the museums magnificent edifices and halls and also to learn about their creation and long history. The book gives a broad panoramic view of the Hermitages architectural biography from St Petersburgs first palaces…
Introduction by: Mikhail Piotrovsky
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. A little faded at the spine and onto the margins of the panels of the dust wrapper, a decent copy otherwise.
Cream boards with Gilt titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 221 pages. 12″ x 9¾”.
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