The text in the book provides a reminder of museum's first collection, a mixed one consisting of paintings, sculpture and furniture. The pictorial section then records the present content of the restored galleries, shaped by Heinz Tesar and using objects from the sculpture collection, the Byzantine museum and the numismatic collection. Tesar carried out some architectural interventions of considerable sculptural quality in the new basement under the small dome, in other words in the rotunda where the planned underground ...

Ernst Von Ihne/Heinz Tesar, Bode-Museum, Berlin 2008, Axel Menges, Stuttgart, Germany

ISBN-13: 9783932565632