11.08.2018 - 11.11.2018 Ausstellung

Furniture for a Body’s Every Whim


State Hermitage Museum

Palace Square 2, 190000 Sankt Petersburg, Russische Föderation

The title of the exhibition is a quote from Nikolay Pavlov’s story ‘Masquerade’ (1839). At that time Russia was following Europe in replacing classicism by a romantic fascination with the culture of the past and a single artistic ‘style’ by numerous different ones.