Hochberg, Princes von Pless family of Counts, von,  /  ,   - Pless

Hans Heinrich XI von Pless, lithography, around 1860

 
family of Counts von Hochberg, Princes von Pless
Creators of the collection:

Among the most active art collectors within the von Hochberg family were Hans Heinrich XI von Pless (1833–1907) and his son Hans Heinrich XV von Pless (1861-1938).

Duration of this collection in Silesia: around mid-19th century - 1945
Description of the collection:

The art collection in Pless consisted of a painting gallery and numerous objects of arts and crafts. A part of the collection has been preserved in the palace of von Hochberg family, in which the Castle Museum in Pszczyna has its residence today.

Categories of works of art in this collection: Painting (1)
Bibliography:

Kostbarkeiten aus Pszczyna, Jan Kruczek (ed.), Pszczyna-Wörlitz 1987

Localization: Pless (Pszczyna) - palace of princes von Pless
Authors of this entry:
  • Magdalena Palica
Published on: 01 / 12 / 2009
Project co-financed by Ministry of Labour and Social Policy under Government Project – Civic Benefit Fund.
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