Treat yourself to this memorable and fascinating book whether or not you have actually set foot in the Hermitage.This book is dedicated to St Petersburg's State Hermitage Museum, covering the architectural ensemble of the buildings with the famous Winter Palace residence of the Russian tsars, the history of the museum, and the art and cultural exhibits held in the repository. The compelling combination of accessibly presented information and high-quality reproductions of the masterpieces from the museum collection will undoubtedly bring back pleasant memories, or will rouse a wish to visit one of the world's greatest treasure-houses.
- "P2" Publishers, 2004
- 512 pages
- 560 color illustrations
- 13 1/4 x 11 in (33.5 x 28 cm)
- Available in English, German, French, Spanish, Japanese and Russian
- ISBN: 5938930766
- Weight: 4,458 kg