An Invitation to Malaca?an is unprecedented in bringing to life the many momentous occasions in history, hosted and presided by the President of the Philippines at the official residence, Malaca?an Palace. Through a fascinating assemblage of old and new photographs, invitations and prints that date back from the turn of the 20th century, An Invitation to Malaca?an provides a pictorial chronology of time-honored traditions, ceremonial rites and receptions, as well as glimpses of behind-the-scenes planning and preparations for these special functions at the Palace. As the official residence of the President of the Philippines, Malaca?an Palace serves as the setting of many historic visits, milestones, intimate gatherings and State Dinners. In its dual functions as official residence and seat of government, Malaca?an Palace has offered visitors a unique insight into Philippine culture for over a century. From intricate displays of art and artistry, delicate interpretations of national cuisine, to Malaca?an's current style of receiving visitors, the Palace continues to reflect Philippine pride and hospitality.

An Invitation to Malacanan

SKU: 050304
$30.00 Regular Price
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  • ISBN

    9789710579020
  • Authors

  • Extent

    184
  • Format

    Hardcover
  • Year

    2010
  • Publisher

    ArtPost Asia

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