Princely taste : treasures from great private collections (catalogue of an exhibition held at the Weisbord Exhibition Pavilion, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, March-June 1995)
Jerusalem, Israel Museum, 1995
(27 cm), 134 pp., illustrations (some in colour). Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Exhibition of 300 paintings, sculpture, weapons, Chinese porcelains, and other works of art, books and bookbindings, from the Liechtenstein Collection, the Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, the Gilbert Collection, the Czartoryski Collection, the Rothschild Collection, and the “Friend of the Book” collection. A description of this last collection is provided by Christopher de Hamel; 22 manuscripts are described and illustrated, and 10 bindings. ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.