Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: An amazing collection ofimages of the Romanovs,their world, and theirfabulous jewels bringthe last golden yearsof the dynasty to life. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: The Romanovs ruled Russia from 1613 to 1917, when the Revolutionbrought their reign to an abrupt end. The late nineteenth and earlytwentieth centuries were a time of particular elegance and extravagancefor the tsars and the wealthy families with whom they were linked bymarriage, and nowhere are these lavish tastes more apparent than inthe imperial jewels.
Every jewel tells a story. Through his work at Sotheby s and Christie sand his own extensive research, Stefano Papi has spent years unravelingthe mysteries of Russian imperial jewelry. He identifies pieces with littleor unknown provenance, and he uncovers the fascinating stories behindthe jewels and the people who wore them. He takes us through the goldenyears, and after the Revolution he follows the survivors of the Romanovline and their jewelry in European courts and in Paris, where manyexiles sought refuge.
L'autore: Stefano Papi has worked as senior European specialist in the jewelry departments of both Sotheby's and Christie's auction houses. His previous publications include Famous Jewelry Collectors, Stage Jewels and Jewellery of the House of Savoy.
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