Catalogue


Miniaturen der Zeit Maria Antoinettes aus der Sammlung Tansey / Miniatures from the time of Marie Antoinette in the Tansey Collection / published by the Tansey Miniatures Foundation in the Bomann-Museum Celle, prepared by Bernd Pappe, Juliane Schmieglitz-Otten, photographs by Birgitt Schmedding.
herausgegeben von der Stiftung Miniaturensammlung Tansey im Bomann-Museum Celle, bearbeitet von Bernd Pappe, Juliane Schmieglitz-Otten, Aufnahmen von Birgitt Schmedding =
imprint
München : Hirmer Verlag, c2012.
description
500 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.
ISBN
3777490210 (hbk.), 9783777490212 (hbk.)
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imprint
München : Hirmer Verlag, c2012.
isbn
3777490210 (hbk.)
9783777490212 (hbk.)
contents note
Miniaturen der Zeit Marie Antoinettes in der Sammlung Tansey = Miniatures from the time of Marie Antoinette in the Tansey Collection / Bernd Pappe -- "Es ist nicht die Miniatur, die glänzt" : Die Pariser Miniaturisten zur Zeit Marie Antoinettes = "It is not the miniature that excels" : the Paris miniaturists in the time of Marie Antoinette / Gerrit Walczak -- Die Miniaturmaler am Hof Ludwigs XVI : Auf dem Königsweg oder über Umwege zum Ruhm = Miniature painters at the Court of Louis XVI : the royal road and detours to fame / Nathalie Lemoine-Bouchard -- "Nichts vom Kleinlichen der Miniatur" : Die Ausstrahlung der Kinst Peter Adolf Halls in Frankreich = "None of the pettiness of the miniature" : the impact of the art of Peter Adolf Hall in France / Bernd Pappe -- Ignazio Pio Vittoriano Campana (1744-1786), Peintre ordinaire du cabinet Marie Antoinettes : Aus dem Turin Karl Emanuels III. in Paris Ludwigs XVI = Ignazio Pio Vittoriano Campana (1744-1786), Peintre ordinaire du cabinet of Marie Antoinette : from the Turin of Charles Emmanuel III to the Paris of Louis XVI / Bernardo Falconi -- Glücksmomente : Kulturgeschichtliche Einblicke in eine Zeit des Übergangs = Moments of happiness : insights into a time of cultural transition / Juliane Schmieglitz-Otten -- Kurzbiographien der Miniaturisten = Short biographies of the miniaturists.
general note
Catalog of the 5th exhibition of the Tansey Miniatures Foundation in the Bomann-Museum Celle.
language note
Text in German and English.
catalogue key
9875480
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summaries
Main Description
The Tansey miniatures, now held by the Bomann Museum in Celle, represent one of the most significant collections of European miniature paintings. This volume is the fifth in a series exploring the collection in key periods. Each volume presents new photographic reproductions of the miniatures at actual size.This volume covers the final fifty years of the eighteenth century, perhaps the most magnificent period in the history of miniature painting, a time of great innovation in both style and technique. Essays by specialists in the field offer insights into the artworks, their patrons, and the period. The resulting book is as informative as it is beautiful, a stunning testament to a bygone age and a once-popular form.
Main Description
The Tansey miniatures, now held by the Bomann Museum in Celle, represent one of the most significant collections of European miniature paintings. This volume is the fifth in a series exploring the collection in key periods. Each volume presents new photographic reproductions of the miniatures at actual size. This volume covers the final fifty years of the eighteenth century, perhaps the most magnificent period in the history of miniature painting, a time of great innovation in both style and technique. Essays by specialists in the field offer insights into the artworks, their patrons, and the period. The resulting book is as informative as it is beautiful, a stunning testament to a bygone age and a once-popular form.

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