Good Living Street: Portrait of a Patron Family, Vienna 1900

Good Living Street: Portrait of a Patron Family, Vienna 1900

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Vienna and its Secessionist movement at the turn of the last century is the focus of this extraordinary social portrait told through an eminent Viennese family, headed by Hermine and Moriz Gallia, who were among the great patrons of early-twentieth-century Viennese culture at its peak.

 

Good Living Street takes us from the Gallias’ middle-class prosperity in the provinces of central Europe to their arrival in Vienna, following the provision of Emperor Franz Joseph… (more)

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It is worth persisting, for the vivid combination of glittering privilege and tragedy that surrounds the Gallia family story.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Pantheon (November 15, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 11.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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