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Title Italian drawings from the Ratjen Foundation, Vaduz / catalogue by David Lachenmann.
Publisher/Date Bern : Benteli, c1996.
Description 1 v. [unpaged.] : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Reading Room  E N48 F912 1996/97 (Cabinet 17)    AVAILABLE
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Frick: Library has German edition.
Frick: Press release from The Frick Collection, 3 leaves, inserted.
Summary Presents an exhibition catalog of 51 Italian Old Mster drawings from the Ratjen Foundation, Vaduz, Liechtenstein. These drawings, assembled over the past three decades by Dr. Wolfgang Ratjen, span some 250 years, beginning with Giulio Romano in the first half of the sixteenth century, continuing with a strong preference for baroque and rococo sketches, and ending with a few neoclassical studies from the late eighteenth century. Although the drawings originate from many regions of Italy, the Venetian school predominates. The catalog is fully illustrated in color showing to good advantage the unusual number of drawings enlivened by colored inks, tempera, and chalks.
LC subject Ratjen, Wolfgang, 1943-1997 -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Stiftung Ratjen -- Exhibitions.
Drawing, Italian -- Exhibitions.
Drawing -- Private collections -- Liechtenstein -- Vaduz -- Exhibitions.
Genre/Form Press releases.
Other author Lachenmann, David.
Related corporate bodies Frick Collection.
Liechtensteinische Staatliche Kunstsammlung.
ISBN 3716510475
WorldCat no. 36790417

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