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September 2006

 

New on-line catalogue of ex libris with Cervantes/Quijote thematic from the collection of Dr. Gian Carlo Torre:

Ex Libris Cervantinos (In Spanish)

Cervantes Chair

An example of the new technologies and the Internet in the spread of ex libris and knowledge.

Pablo Delfini (ARG), 2005

 

Art of the Book Exhibition

Catalogue of the exhibition «The Art of the Book from East to West and Memories of the Ottoman World. Masterpieces of the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon».April 15 - May 28 , 2006, Sakip Sabanci Museum, Istambul.

Precious books from the collection of Calouste Gulbenkian revealing his facet of a sensible bibliophile. Many books hold previous owners bookplates and there is a superb selection of fine bindings with armorial bearins (super libris), specially French.

The exhibition can now be seen at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, in Lisbon:

«From Paris to Tokyo: Art of the Book in the Calouste Gulbenkian Collection»- 19 July to 8 October of 2006. Temporary Exhibition Gallery.

 

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