Rienzi: European Decorative Arts and Paintings
Price: 22.50 USD
London: Scala / The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2008. Black cloth/boards with gold lettering on spine. Black dj with color illus. and white lettering. 228 pp. with color illlus. throughout. Rienzi was both a home to the Masterson family and a center for Houston civic and philanthropic activity. Upon the Mastersons' deaths, Rienze opened new doors to collecting in Houston and now is the center for European decorative arts of the MFA, Houston and comprised of of a remarkable collection, house, and gardens. This book is the first to document Rienzi, the collectors and the collections. Seven experts have contributed to this book, and entries on highlights of the collection will be of interest to general readers and the scholar alike. Fine/Fine but for name in small ink lettering on flyleaf.