Item #135391 Splendors of Versailles. Claire Constans, eds Xavier Salmon.
Splendors of Versailles

Splendors of Versailles

New York: Welcome Enterprises, 1998. Hardcover. Blue cloth, gilt letters on spine and cover; pictorial dust jacket, 223 pp. with color illustrations. As new in shrinkwrap. Item #135391

Published in conjunction with a 1998 exhibit of 120 treasures from Louis XIV's Chateau de Versailles. "Among the highlights of this unique event ... are a recreation of the King's Bedchamber, complete with silk brocades recently restoresi n Paris, a gallery of the famous Gobelins tapestries, and a full-size, ten-ton replica of the Equestrian Statue of Louis XIV, the controversial masterpiece by the great Baroque sculptor-architect Gian Lorenzo Bernini." (cover flap).

OCLC: 39749455

Price: $30.00