The Golden Carriage of Prince Joseph Wenzel Von Liechtenstein
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Yale University Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $40.00|
| Book Description: |
At the beginning of the eighteenth century, there were many hundreds of carriages in most European cities; in Paris, London, Vienna, and Rome there were thousands. But the number of gala carriages in the courts alone was far greater than the population figures of these cities would have led one to expect. Only a few of the numerous and varied vehicles of that period have been preserved in the large collections of Madrid and Lisbon, Moscow and Stockholm, Munich and Vienna,...