Baroque, 1620-1800 : style in the age of magnificence / edited by Michael Snodin, Nigel Llewellyn ; assisted by Joanna Norman.

London : V&A, 2009.
372 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 30 cm.
Art, Baroque -- History -- Exhibitions.
Art, Baroque -- Classical influences -- Exhibitions.
Art objects, Baroque -- Exhibitions.
Architecture, Baroque -- Exhibitions.
Decoration and ornament, Baroque -- Exhibitions.
Victoria and Albert Museum -- Exhibitions.
The world of the baroque artist / Nigel Llewellyn
Centres of Diplomatic Power, c. 1700 / Nigel Llewellyn
Potosí : the silver mountain / Majorie Trusted
The portrayal of absolutism / Nigel Llewellyn
Goa : the Rome of the Orient / Mallica Kumbera Landrus
The peace of Westphalia / Nigel Llewellyn
The medallic history of Louis XIV / Mark Jones
The Baroque style / Michael Snodin
The bizarre / Rodney Palmer
The Cornaro Chapel / Evonne Levy
The international English chair / Lucy Wood
The Gobelins workshops / Florian Knothe and Carolyn Sargentson
Performance and performativity / Joanna Norman, Elaine Tierney, Nigel Llewellyn
Baroque art and design for the theatre / Joanna Norman
The theatre at Cesky Krumlov / Joanna Norman
Opera / Joanna Norman
Urban festival / Elaine Tierney
Fireworks / Elaine Tierney
The festivities of Augustus the Strong / Claudia Schnitzer
The high mass / Nigel Llewellyn
John V's chapel at São Roque / Nigel Llewellyn
Power and piety / Nigel Llewellyn and Jane Eade
Sacred spaces / Nigel Llewellyn
The virgin of the immaculate conception / Nigel Llewellyn
The stations of the cross and popular piety / Nigel Llewellyn
The benedictine abbey at Melk / Eric Garberson
The cult of saints / Nigel Llewellyn
Power and sacred art / Jane Eade
Religious Processions / Majorie Trusted
The palace / Michael Snodin
The baroque garden / Luke Morgan
Dining at court / Philippa Glanville
The state bedchamber / Tessa Murdoch
The gallery / Reinier Baarsen
The Montespan fan painting / Sarah Medlam
Summary Catalogue / edited by Antonia Brodie and Joanna Norman
Select bibliography
Picture credits
Exhibition catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p.357-365) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edward W. Lanius Book Fund for Romance Language Collections.
Victoria and Albert Museum.
Edward W. Lanius Book Fund for Romance Language Collections.
Snodin, Michael.
Llewellyn, Nigel, 1951-
Norman, Joanna.
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