Books Accompanying Exhibitions
L’Art des frères d’Amboise: Les chapelles de l’hôtel de Cluny et du château de Gaillon. Price €25. 128 pages, soft cover, French text only. Copies of the catalogue can be ordered from the Musées de France website.
Marienkirche Stained-Glass Windows is a well-illustrated catalogue of an exhibition held at the Hermitage Museum in 2002 showing fifteen of the windows after they had been conserved. 135 pages, softback, text in English. ISBN 5-886544-163 -2. Available from the Hermitage Museum on-line shop for $99.95, plus postage.
The Stained Glass of Sir John Soane’s Museum, BSMGP journal, xxvii (special issue). ISBN 0 9549457 3 4. 300 pages with over 210 illustrations. Price (incl. postage and packing): £24 (UK), £27 (rest of Europe), £30 (rest of the world). To purchase a copy, visit the BSMGP website. A full catalogue raisonné of this important collection of Continental glass dating from the late fifteenth to the eighteenth centuries, including over 100 roundels and panels, none of which has previously been published. Also included are articles about Soane’s use of glass in his own house museum and other architectural commissions, facsimiles of rare auction catalogues, and analysis of Soane’s glazing schemes in the context of British collectors and Georgian glass painting.