The Age of the Baroque in Portugal
Levenson, Jay. A.
Price: 13.50 USD
Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1993. Black & illus. wraps. 303 pp. Profuse bw and color plates. Study of 18th century Portuguese furniture and decorative arts. Lavish illustrations. Articles: Portugal and the World in the Age of Dom Joao V / A. J. R. Russell-Wood -- Dom Joao V and the Artists of Papal Rome / A. Ayres de Carvalho -- Lisbon, 'This New Rom': Dom Joao V of Portugal and Relations between Rome and Lisbon / Angela Delaforce -- Joao V and Italian Sculpture / Jennifer Montagu -- Wondrous Vehicles: the Coaches of the Embassy of the Marques de Fontes / Marco Fabio Apolloni -- Eighteenth-Century Portugal: Faith and Reason, Tradition and Innovation During a Gold Age / Kenneth R. Maxwell -- Lisbon, the Enlightened City of the Marques de Pombal / Jose Augusto Franca -- Portuguese Baroque Architecture / Hellmut Wohl -- Portugese Jewelry of the Eighteenth Century / Leonor d'Orey -- The Silver Table Service of Dom Jose I of Portugal / Leonor d'Orey -- Court Festivities at Queluz / Simonetta Luz Alfonso. G (Ex-library, with spine label and markings, pages lightly tanned in margins, corners bumped, plastic coating beginning to peel on one corner of back cover.).