Libraries in Art (page 3)


Two watercolor paintings of the office and library of the Austrian industrialist Nikolaus Dumba in his Viennese residence Palais Dumba, painted in 1877 by Rudolf Ritter von Alt (1812-1905).



The library of the Palais Lanckoroński, Vienna, painted in watercolor in 1881 by Rudolf Ritter von Alt (1812-1905). The Palais Lanckoroński was constructed in a neo-baroque style in 1894-95 for Count Karol Lanckoroński and it housed the count's enormous art collection. It was severely damaged in World War II, and was torn down in the 1960s.