Architectural Sketches for Saint Petersburg from the Collection of the Kunstbibliothek on Display in the Tchoban Foundation

Blog entry from 03/03/2020

Source: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Jean-François Thomas de Thomon: Saint-Petersburg, Kazan Cathedral, long section (c. 1800), detail
Jean-François Thomas de Thomon: Saint-Petersburg, Kazan Cathedral, long section (c. 1800), detail
Copyright: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Kunstbibliothek / Dietmar Katz

Following a series of exhibitions of modern and contemporary works, the Tchoban Foundation – Museum for Architectural Drawing is once again turning its attention to historical sketches, presenting a cooperation project with the Kunstbibliothek – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, from 7 March to 7 June 2020. The show focuses on architectural depictions of the city of Saint Petersburg, the majority of which were made by the draughtsman and architect Jean-François Thomas de Thomon (1760–1813).

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