“Live, Our Sweet Hope”. Patriotic Goblets

10 April 2018 - 3 June 2018

“Live, Our Sweet Hope”. Patriotic Goblets / „ Żyj, słodka nadziejo!” Szkło patriotyczne

Place Wrocław, National Museum, Plac Powstańców Warszawy 5, POLAND
Organizer The National Museum in Wrocław
More info http://www.mnwr.art.pl/CMS/wystawy_czasowe/Szklo_patriotyczne.html

This exhibition will showcase over a dozen engraved and cut glass cups and rummers commemorating Polish battles for independence, some of them bearing images of Tadeusz Kościuszko, Prince Józef Poniatowski and Napoleon Bonaparte. The selected artefacts were made in Polish and Czech glassworks and decorated by the most eminent masters. The exhibition will commemorate the 100th anniversary of Poland regainingits independence.