Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 12 x 18 cm.
Creator: Edward E. Adams, photographer
Description: Photograph shows Nymphenburg china recovered during World War II on shelving and floor. Photo likely taken at either Buxheim Monastery or Neuschwanstein Castle.
Item is inscribed on verso (handwritten): This is a small room filled with acquired china made in Nymphenburg (near Munich) also some fine [?] pieces. The Nymphenburg stuff is a lovely Rococo pattern in pure white [?] the molded detail in emerald green only [?] colors are used. It is very light and fresh looking. This is the first time I've ever been really impressed with china.
Identification on verso (stamped): Please credit photo to Edward E. Adams.
Forms part of: James J. Rorimer papers, 1921-1982, bulk 1943-1950
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Nymphenburg china, 1945 / Edward E. Adams, photographer. James J. Rorimer papers, 1921-1982, bulk 1943-1950. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 9941
- World War, 1939-1945
- World War, 1939-1945--Art and the war