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Brilliant Europe : jewels from European courts / edited by Diana Scarisbrick, Christophe Vachaudez and Jan Walgrave.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Brussels : Mercatorfonds, c2007.
Description:
296 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Notes:
"This book is published in conjunction with the exhibition Brilliant Europe: jewels from European courts. Organized as part of the europalia.europa festival. ING Cultural Centre, Place Royale 6, Brussels, 24 October 2007 - 17 February 2008."--T.p. verso.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 290-296).
Contents:
Cleopatra's pearl : jewellery and the European courts / Luc Duerloo -- The middle ages / John Cherry -- The renaissance : between uniformity and internationalism / Elisabeth Schmuttermeier -- The seventeenth century : the reign of the diamond / Jan Walgrave -- The jewellery of absolutism / Diane Scarisbrick -- Empire and romanticism : Napoleon and George IV / Diana Scarisbrick -- The European monarchies in splendour / Christophe Vachaudez.
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ISBN:
  • 9789061537748
  • 9061537746
OCLC:
187448505
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