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Exhibition of Spanish royal armour in H. M. Tower of London, 9 April-25 September 1960.

Exhibition of Spanish royal armour in H. M. Tower of London, 9 April-25 September 1960.

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

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Armor -- Spain -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreExhibitions.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK6662 .L6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 p.
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5792403M
      LC Control Number60003240
      OCLC/WorldCa5258305

      Royal Armouries: Tower of London. Published by Trustees of the Royal Armouries () ISBN London: H.M.S.O, First Edition. No Jacket. First Edition. Details of the arms and armour kept in the Tower of London at the time of publication, this is volume one of two volumes. pages with many photographs of the arnour, some full.   Washington, DC (Updated: Octo )— Armor from the renowned Spanish Royal Armory in Madrid will be paired for the first time with portraits by masters such as Peter Paul Rubens, Alonso Sánchez Coello, Anthony van Dyck, and Diego Velázquez depicting emperors and kings wearing the same armor in The Art of Power: Royal Armor and Portraits from Imperial Spain at the .

      Location:The Meridian Gate (Wu men)Dates: through One of the most important events in China's Year of Spanish Culture, Art and Chivalry in Spain from The Royal Armoury Museum in Madrid is on display in the exhibition hall on the Meridian Gate (Wu men).In seven sections, the exhibition explains the function of "the culture of chivalry" in Spain's historical development. The high regard accorded arms and armor throughout history also reflected on their origin of manufacture and their makers. In medieval and early modern Europe, numerous regions and cities consolidated and expanded their age-old standing and reputation as centers for the production of arms and armor. Critical factors in the establishment and success of any such center were proximity to .

      Historical Inaccuracies Early On Previous page: Evolution of the Armouries The diaries of Paul Hentzner and Joseph Platter, who visited the Tower late in the sixteenth century, contain minute accounts of the armour of Henry VIII, weapons, tapestries, bows and arrows, and a number of cannons which were mounted on the roof.   Following the exhibition The Art of Power. Royal Armor and Portraits from Imperial Spain, held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, in , in the Museo del Prado shows The Art of Power. Arms, Armour and Paintings from the Spanish Court. The exhibition comprises an outstanding selection of objects loaned by the Royal Armoury in.


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Exhibition of Spanish royal armour in H. M. Tower of London, 9 April-25 September 1960 Download PDF EPUB FB2

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It is also one of the oldest and largest collections of arms and armour in the world, comprising the UK's National Collection of Arms and Armour, National Artillery. The Royal Armouries has been an integral part of the Tower of London since William I the Conqueror in the 11th century ordered it to be built.

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