Chinese frogs in Wilanów
How did the Chinese frogs get to Wilanów?
The Wilanów Top 15 presents the most valuable, extraordinary and beautiful works of art from the Wilanów Palace collection. The exhibits originate from all over the world, from ancient Rome through 17th-century Japan to ateliers of the French masters. Their history reflects the lives and fate of people related to the Wilanów residence. Get acquainted with the exhibits, view and admire them only to rediscover them later in the palace interiors.
...a film about king Augustus II Wettin and his appetite for love and art.
From the end of the seventeenth century Europe witnessed a growing fashion for Chinoiserie. Traces of this mode are to …