"Amber from the Collection of the National Museum-Reserve "Tsarskoe Selo"

76 pages

Catalog of the exhibition "Amber from the Collection of the National Museum-Reserve "Tsarskoe Selo" was published for its opening, which was held in June 2005 and dedicated to the celebration of the 750th Anniversary of Konigsberg-Kaliningrad. For the first time, Kaliningraders could see originals of amber art of the 17–19 centuries from one of the richest Europe collections – collection of the Catherine Palace-Museum. Catalog of the exhibition is followed by the articles about Amber Room history and about the role of the Kaliningrad Amber Museum in establishing of the Petersburg school of amber art processing. Especially scientific valuable is publication of the famous Russian specialist in art amber processing of the 17–18 century, custodian of the Catherine Palace-Museum N.Grigorovich (1947 – 2006). The texts are well illustrated with coloured photos. This book is result of collaborative efforts of the Museum-Reserve "Tsarskoe Selo" and the Kaliningrad Amber Museum. The book is published in Russian and English.

Amber from the Collection of the National Museum-Reserve “Tsarskoe Selo”. Catalog of the exhibition. – Kaliningrad: Kaliningrad Amber Museum, 2005. – 76 p.: il. – ISBN 5-9900474-1-X.

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