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HESSE: A PRINCELY GERMAN COLLECTION. Penelope Hunter-Stiebel et al. Portland Art Museum, 2005. 320 pp. with 320 ills. (311 col.). 31 x 24 cm. LC 2005-20025 ISBN 1883124204 In English.
Tracing the history of the House of Hesse through five centuries of patronage and connoisseurship, this catalogue documents more than 400 works from the private collections of the princely German family, including furniture, ceramics, metalwork, jewelry and other decorative art objects dating from the 16th century to the early 1900s, as well as paintings, drawings and prints from the same period, among them several portrait miniatures, the family's celebrated Madonna by Hans Holbein the Younger, and a pair of royal portraits by Cranach.
Indexing: Western, Europe — Germany — Several Periods — Several Media — Decorative Arts
Plans: 01,06,07,08,17,30
Worldwide Number: 030415
Hardcover $65.00    

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