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2 edition of Works of art in Italy found in the catalog.

Works of art in Italy

Great Britain. Committee on the Preservation and Restitution of Works of Art, Archives and Other Material in Enemy Hands.

Works of art in Italy

losses and survivals in the war ...

by Great Britain. Committee on the Preservation and Restitution of Works of Art, Archives and Other Material in Enemy Hands.

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Published by H.M. Stationery Off. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war.,
    • Art -- Italy.,
    • Architecture -- Italy.,
    • Art treasures in war.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCompiled from War office reports by the British Committee on the Preservation and Restitution of Works of Art, Archives, and Other Material in Enemy Hands.
      ContributionsGreat Britain. War Office.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6911 .G7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL191412M
      LC Control Numbera 47001965
      OCLC/WorldCa1700768

        The works of art stolen by the Nazis The Nazis looted thousands of works of art from France, Poland, Greece, Italy, Russia and the Baltic states during World War Two. Italian art has influenced several major movements throughout the centuries and has produced several great artists, including painters, architects and sculptors. Today, Italy has an important place in the international art scene, with several major art galleries, museums and exhibitions; major artistic centres in the country include Rome.

        Niccolo Machiavelli was a diplomat, politician and writer in Renaissance Italy whose most infamous quotes come from his books The Prince and The Art of War. Italy has not played an important role in lateth/20th-century art, though it has produced a few great artists, all of whose works grace the excellent Pinacoteca di Brera, the Palazzo Reale, and the modern art gallery adjoining the Duomo, the Museo Civico d'Arte Contemporanea, all in Milan.

      Italy, country of south-central Europe, occupying a peninsula that juts deep into the Mediterranean Sea. Italy comprises some of the most varied and scenic landscapes on Earth and is often described as a country shaped like a boot. At its broad top stand the Alps, which are among the world’s most rugged ’s highest points are along Monte Rosa, which peaks in Switzerland, and. Select a region to find the Rick Steves guidebooks, Snapshot guides, and Pocket guides — and phrase books — that can help you get the most out of every day and dollar. "Best of" Guidebooks. Britain & Ireland. Germany, Austria, Switzerland. Greece & Turkey. Netherlands & Belgium. Russia & Baltics. Scandinavia & Iceland. Spain, Portugal, Morocco.


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