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Furniture in malachite: a century of Russian taste at the European market
(Professor at Ural Federal University, Russia)
Ludmila has a PhD in Art History and is Professor at the Ural Federal University. An invited researcher at the Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies (Florence, 2017), Institut National de l'histoire de l'art (Paris, 2009 & 2017), Victoria and Albert Museum (London, 2015). Author of more than 200 publications in hard stone history, she has participated in conferences and given lectures on both Russian and European hard stones in Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Rome, Paris, Florence, London, Berlin. Her monography "Malachite Diplomacy" was published in 2020.
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Page from London 1851 World Faire Catalogue with malachite furniture items & Table. Demidoff Malachite Factory, 1849-1851. Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens