Fabergé: Treasures of Imperial Russia. Fabergé Museum, St. Petersburg is a lavish volume on the most complete Fabergé collection in the world, with many pieces rarely seen before, from the famous imperial Easter eggs to precious jewelry, enamels, and Russian silver, showcased in the sumptuous Shuvalov Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Jeweler and goldsmith Carl Fabergé and his firm are renowned for creating the most superbly refined objects of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries for the nobility and aristocracy of imperial Russia. Exquisite examples of the jeweler’s art, Fabergé’s magnificent Easter eggs, commissioned for the Romanov Imperial family, and other impeccably crafted objects continue to be prized the world over for their incredible craftsmanship and unparalleled beauty.
Now, the Fabergé Museum in St. Petersburg has gathered the most spectacular and comprehensive treasury of Fabergé objects. This book showcases a wealth of precious objects—from the imperial eggs, delicate jeweled enamel clocks, and picture frames to animals carved out of hardstone and gem-encrusted jewelry and presentation boxes.
With all-new photography of the collection—more than 500 priceless objects in all—alongside stunning images of the majestic Shuvalov Palace, this luxurious volume is a celebration of the exquisite beauty and craftsmanship of prerevolutionary Russia and its heritage.
THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE COLLECTION OF FABERGE IN THE WORLD: The new Faberge Museum in St Petersburg houses the most authoritative collection of precious Faberge eggs, jewels, and objects, enamels, porcelain vases, icons and Russian silver found anywhere—more than 500 priceless objects in all.
FIRST PUBLICATION: This is the first catalogue to be published on the collection, as well as on the impeccably restored Shuvalov Palace in which the museum is housed.
LUXURIOUS PACKAGE: This lavish 436-page volume reflects the opulence of the collection, brimming with all-new photography of the 500+ Faberge objects, as well as stunning interiors of the magnificent Shuvalov Palace.
AUTHORED BY LEADING FABERGE EXPERTS: The book is authored by world-renowned leading Faberge experts Geza von Hapsburg and Tatiana Muntyan.
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