Library of Bishop Karel of Lichtenstein-Castelcorn

Archdiocesan Museum of Kroměříž | Gallery
7. 6. - October 2018

The exhibition together with the catalog will present the most interesting books from Bishop Lichtensteins collection. In addition to the content, the library will also familiarize the visitor with their own process of acquiring books, binding and storing them. Pandans to bound books will be the presented graphic sheets, which were previously an integral part of the library.

Photo Gallery
The library in Wolfenbüttel

Views since 1654

The prayer book

The title page of the autumn part of the Salzburger prayer book from 1518

Karel of Lichtenstein-Castelcorn

Portrait of Olomouc Bishop Karel of Lichtenstein-Castelcorn published in 1693 (author: Johann Tscherning)

Manuscript dedication

Manuscript dedication of the University of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary to Olomouc Bishop from 1692.

Gilded leather binding

Gilded leather binding with a trademark of the Olomouc Bishop in the form of a coat of arms (supralibros).

The map of Russia

The map of Russia with the Archangelic vision and the Moscow map

Typical binding

The typical book binding from the Liechtenstein collection

The invitation to the exhibition

Todays opening hours

Archdiocesan Museum Olomouc Closed
Museum of Modern Art Closed
Archdiocesan Museum Kroměříž closed

Thursday | 26. 11. 2020

Today is open


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