The Jewels of the Romanovs: Family & Court

The Jewels of the Romanovs: Family & Court

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ISBN13: 9780500517062
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The late 19th and early 20th centuries were a time of elegance and extravagance for Russia's ruling tsars and the wealthy families with whom they were linked by marriage, and nowhere are these tastes more apparent than in the imperial jewels. Stefano Papi uncovers the fascinating stories behind the jewels and the people who wore them. The revised edition has 48 more pages than the first and includes some 50 additional images of jewels as well as contextual photographs.

Type Book
Number Of Pages 352
Item Height 34 mm
Item Width 252 mm
Item Weight 2587 Gram
Product Dimensions 252 x 34 x 327
Publisher Thames and Hudson Ltd
Format Illustrated | 352
Book Overview A magnificent survey of the Romanov jewels, uncovering the fascinating stories behind the pieces and the people who wore them

'A visual treat as well as a fascinating read' - The Jewellery Editor

Stefano Papi has worked as senior European specialist in the jewelry department of both Sotheby's and Christie's auction houses. His previous books include Famous Jewelry Collectors, Stage Jewels and Jewellery of the House of Savoy.