Rome the Myth

The classical foundations of the Baroque state Schloss Eggenberg

09.05.-04.10.2009


Opening: Opening: 08.05.2009, 7 pm

The focus of the exhibition is on the impact of the Roman legacy on political and ethical thinking in the early modern era, particularly with regard to the notion of power that the Habsburg emperor and the Eggenberg family represented.

 

Paintings, graphic works, sculptures and coins trace the survival of the classical/imperial tradition in the outlook of Renaissance and Baroque princes.

Coin Cabinet, Schloss Eggenberg

Eggenberger Allee 90
8020 Graz, Österreich
T +43-316/8017-9513
muenzkabinett@museum-joanneum.at

 

Opening Hours
24. March to 31. October Wed-Sun, public holidays 10am - 5pm
01. November to 31. December Wed-Sun, public holidays 10am - 5pm

admission with guided tours and by appointment only.


 

21st May

24th/25th December