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DES KAISERS KULTURHAUPTSTADT: LINZ UM 1600 (The Emperor's Cultural Capital: Linz around 1600). Schlossmuseum Linz, Oberosterreichische Landesmuseen, Linz, 2012. Organized in association with Szepmuveszeti Muzeum, Budapest. Published by Verlag Bibliothek der Provinz, Weitra. 320 pp. with 297 ills. (292 col.). 30 x 25 cm. ISBN 9783990281093 In German.
Examining the cultural significance of Linz as a residence of the Habsburgs during the reigns of Holy Roman Emperors Rudolf II (1552-1612) and his successor Matthias (1557-1619) -- the former a great patron of Northern Mannerist art, whose fascination with the occult, astrology and alchemy are seen as contributing to advances in science -- this scholarly catalogue documents a wide array of paintings, prints, sculptures, illustrated books, drawings, prints, maps, armor, scientific instruments and other items.
Indexing: Western, Europe — 1400-1600, 1600-1800 — Several Media
Plans: 69,02,04
Worldwide Number: 034881
Hardcover $75.00    

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