Publications by Kadriorg Art Museum 2000

Treasures of Kadriorg Palace

2000 kadrioru lossi aardedCompiled by Anu Allikvee, Tiina-Mall Kreem, Kersti Kuldna, Jüri Kuuskemaa, Mai Levin, Kadi Polli and Anneli Randla
Edited by Anneli Randla
Designed by Irina Tammis
240 pp.
In Estonian, Russian, German and English, illustrated
Published by the Art Museum of Estonia
Tallinn 2000

ISBN 9985-60-885-2

 

This book introduces the history of Kadriorg Palace and its collection of foreign art, including the history of the collection, and highlights the most interesting and valuable works. The pictorial part of the album is comprised of 100 colour reproductions, which depict selected works from the paintings, prints, sculptures, applied art and furniture in the collections. Among others, there are works by such famous masters as Pieter Brueghel the Younger, Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Feodor Rokotov, Angelika Kauffmann, Ivan Aivazovsky, Ivan Shishkin and Franz Marci, as well as an official state tea set of the Republic of Estonia from the 1930s, designed by the Farrelli company.