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17th Century Art Treasures of the Vienna Collection

USA, 1950 (MIFF 1957, Connoisseur's Corner)

Director: Joe Schaeffer, William P. Riethof

Famous paintings in the Hapsburg Collection are shown, including works of Teniers, Veronese, Rubens, Vermeer, Velasquez, Rembrandt and Tintoretto. The film shows detailed close-ups of many paintings.

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