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The Prado Museum


  • Author:
    Brettagno, Alessandro et al
  • Publisher:
    Fonds Mercado Paribas & Fundacion Amigos del Museo del Prado, Madrid, 1996
  • ISBN:
    9061533716
  • Catalog ID:
    1307915
  • Our ref:
    1307915

English edition First English edition. Hardback, xiii, 669pp. Original red cloth boards, blind stamped to upper board and spine. Dust jacket. Lacking slipcase. The Prado's collection of paintings is one of the most prestigious in the world and features works by some of the greatest names in the history of art. The Prado is an archive of Spanish and European history as well as being a precious art collection. Almost a thousand paintings were specially photographed for this handsome book. the photographs are integrated within the chapters and are closely associated with the relevant text. essential reading for everyone who wants to know more about the masterpieces in the Prado collection. Introduciton ('A factory of dreams') by Maria Vargos Llosa. Book in near fine condition. A couple of very small and faint marks to upper board. Ink dedication to title page, otherwise very clean and bright internally. Dust jacket very good. Unclipped. Small area of scuffing to fold of rear flap. Very minor edge wear and very slight soiling/marking. Spine slightly faded. An extremely heavy book (approx 5kgs packed weight) which will require additional shipping costs to post codes outside the UK.
  • Our price: £100.00

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