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7 edition of Russian Glass at Hillwood found in the catalog.

Russian Glass at Hillwood

by Karen Kettering

  • 230 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Hillwood Museum & Gardens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Post, Marjorie Merriweather,
  • Washington (D.C.),
  • Glass & Glassware,
  • Catalogs,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • Russia,
  • Art,
  • Private collections,
  • Glassware,
  • Antiques & Collectibles / Glass & Glassware,
  • Art objects,
  • General,
  • Art collections

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8803419M
    ISBN 10193148502X
    ISBN 109781931485029
    OCLC/WorldCa46884126

    The piece was supposed to bear five angels ascending towards the glass sphere, but the museum supposes that this detail was left incomplete due to the start of the Russian Revolution. The egg was intended to be an Easter present to Empress Alexandra in , but it was never gifted to her due to the war. In the USA Hillwood Estate, Museum. SlavArt The International Bookshop Book Title Russian Art at Hillwood Translation Russian Art at Hillwood Author Katrina Taylor Language English Published Washington Condition Very Good Condition - Almost New Format & Size Hardcover with DJ - " x "; 96 pages each Description Fantastic book featuring the collection of the late M. Merriweather Post, now the .

    Eva Striker Zeisel (born Éva Amália Striker, Novem – Decem ) was a Hungarian-born American industrial designer known for her work with ceramics, primarily from the period after she immigrated to the United forms are often abstractions of the natural world and human relationships. Work from throughout her prodigious career is included in Born: Novem , Budapest, Hungary.   Hillwood Collection of Russian and French Art Hillwood Presents Spectacular Gems and Jewelry from the Merriweather Post Hermit .

    Non-flash photography is now allowed inside the Hillwood Museum, with its extraordinary collection of Faberge eggs and other Russian artifacts, where Mr. Luria will provide instruction on low-light shooting inside museums without flash or tripod. Includes Museum admission fee. Excellent book! I received this book free, for an honest review. This is one of the best books I've read in a while. The character,Paladins, makes the book flow from beginning to end,keeping the reader on the edge of the seat. Kenneth Eade deals with contemporary issues in his unique style. I hope you enjoy Russian Holiday as much as I did/5.


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Russian Glass at Hillwood by Hillwood Museum and Gardens (Author), Karen L. Kettering (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

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The solemn and spiritual Russian religious pieces on display in the Icon Room and Russian Sacred Arts Gallery represent the core of Hillwood’s collection in this area. Like the other areas of the Russian collection, the initial formation of the collection of icons and religious objects can be traced to Post’s time in the Soviet Union.

Russian Glass at Hillwood [Kettering, Karen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Russian Glass at HillwoodAuthor: Karen Kettering. Russian Glass at Hillwood by Karen Kettering. Paperback $ Hardcover. $ Paperback. $ View All Available Formats & Editions. Ship This Item — Temporarily Out of Stock Online.

Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The B&N Mastercard®. Explore nea objects from Hillwood’s collection of Russian imperial art, French eighteenth-century decorative art, and Marjorie Merriweather Post’s personal collection of apparel, jewelry, and accessories.

This Online Collection is a work in progress and many of the records here are not accompanied with an image or title and do not. Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens is a decorative arts museum in Washington, D.C., United former residence of businesswoman, socialite, philanthropist and collector Marjorie Merriweather Post, Hillwood is known for its large decorative arts collection that focuses heavily on the House of Romanov, including Fabergé highlights are 18th and 19th century Coordinates: 38°56′37″N 77°03′09″W /.

Karen L. Kettering, associate curator of Rus­sian art at the Hillwood Museum in Washington, D.C., worked on a survey of major developments in Russian glass production from the 18th to early 20th centuries, based on objects in the Hillwood col­lection.

The Hillwood story actually begins with the Perot family. Ross Perot was an American success story – one whose influence will continue to endure through the countless lives he touched worldwide.

His contributions spanned the fields of business. Russian Decorative Arts. Cynthia Coleman Sparke. Antique Collectors’ Club Ltd. ISBN ISBN £ This is a welcome book that looks at Pre-revolutionary Russian decorative arts in some detail and allows us to learn more about Russian woodwork, jewellery and enamel, hardstone, awards and decorations, silver, bone, lacquer.

Russian art at Hillwood. Katrina V. H - Art - 96 pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying and diamonds engraved Faberge in Cyrillic Fedot Shubin figures French Fyodor Gardner Factory George for Moscow gilt with enamel glass Henrik Wigstrom Hillwood Museum Imperial Factory Imperial Warrant Inscribed.

Hillwood’s collection now contains s items, with some 60 percent of them on display – along with paintings and porcelain, there are works in glass, textiles, and metal. Guided by the model of its ever-collecting founder, Hillwood continues to.

The three paintings that are central to this fascinating book are A Boyar Wedding Feast () which hangs in the Pavilion at Hillwood in Washington DC, Choosing the Bride (), and The Russian Bride’s Attire (). The book reveals that as well as pictures such as these Makovsky also painted Orientalist pictures while in Paris.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Taylor, Katrina V.H., Russian art at Hillwood. Washington, D.C.: Hillwood Museum ; Seattle: Distributed by. As a public health precaution in response to COVID, Hillwood has made the decision to close to the public, beginning Monday, March We are following the guidance of local health officials and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) proactively to protect the health and well-being of our visitors, staff, and volunteers.

In addition to fabulous jewelry and art, Marjorie Merriweather Post, the famed General Foods Corporation heiress and philanthropist, collected jaw-dropping Russian treasures created by the firm of Carl Fabergé.

Beginning in with a Fabergé box she bought from Cartier, Post acquired dozens of Russian pieces—including rare Fabergé eggs—decorated with diamonds. "The pet cemetery is a tranquil memorial to the pet dogs that Marjorie Post loved throughout her life.

Plants include forget-me-nots, sweetbox and vinca ground cover."-Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. Dacha & Walk To Cutting Garden "Built in during the Cold War, the dacha represents a nostalgic view of Russian culture.

Featuring some. Alliance Town Center. Fort Worth, TX. Amero. San Francisco, CA. Meridian. Newport Beach, CA. Orchard Park. San Jose, CA. Texas. San Francisco, CA. The Pacific. Russian Decorative Arts is an informative guide to Russian artworks and their historical context written by Russian Art consultant Cynthia Coleman Sparke.

Published by Antique Collectors' Club, the book covers a wide range of crafts from Fabergé, jewellery, woodwork, hard stone, glass and porcelain to precious metals, explained against the fascinating backdrop of Russian.

Chalice, Russian Orthodox Objects, Hillwood Museum IMG_ Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. The home of Marjorie Merriweather Post in Washington, DC.

Photograph by Roy Kelley. Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs. Russian Hill is the first book in the Chasing Chinatown trilogy, which is a trilogy inside the larger series. I actually am pleased with the order in which I read them because I gained so much additional insight into Abby and her deceased This book is a great continuance to a fast-paced thriller series.4/5.Buy Russian Art at Hillwood by Katrina V.

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