Treasures of Venice: The Church of St. Mark's / The Treasure of St. Mark's / The Ducal Palace / The Gallerie dell'Accademia / The Architecture and Monuments of Venice

By: MURARO, Michelangelo; GRABAR, André

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The history of Venice is told here through the many art relics left behind from her past as influenced by ancient Greece and Rome, the Byzantine Empire, the Arab world and other parts of Europe. Includes buildings, illuminated manuscripts, mosaics, paintings, sculptures and other forms. The art is depicted on 125 tipped-in plates, 85 of which are in color. Text rendered into English by James Emmons. --- In full crimson cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on cover and spine. Jacket depicts first century B.C. bronze horses from the Loggia of St. Mark's. --- A very nice copy: clean, unmarked and firmly bound. Bright jacket with a couple of small tears and a little chafing to edges. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); ix, 218 pages

Title: Treasures of Venice: The Church of St. Mark's / The Treasure of St. Mark's / The Ducal Palace / The Gallerie dell'Accademia / The Architecture and Monuments of Venice

Author Name: MURARO, Michelangelo; GRABAR, André

Categories: >>Art & Architecture, >>Travel / Exploration / Adventure,

Publisher: Geneva, Albert Skira: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Stock No.: 81600