Neo-Classicism in the North: Swedish Furniture and Interiors, 1770-1850

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Rizzoli, 1990 - Architecture - 224 pages
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When Crown Prince Gustaf returned from Versailles in 1771 to ascend the throne of Sweden, he was determined to give his country a leading place in Europe culturally as well as politically.

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Groth is a founding partner of Rupert Cavendish Antiques in London, specialists in Empire and Biedermeier furniture, and divides his time between Stockholm and London.

von der Schulenburg is one of the world's most accomplished photographs of interiors, and his work has appeared in many books and magazines on both sides of the Atlantic.

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