Tag Archives: decorative arts

Cartier – Style and History at the Grand Palais – Paris

October 30, 2013 through February 16, 2014 Presenting works from the prestigious house of Cartier, dubbed, “jeweler to kings,” this exhibition showcases 600 precious gem encrusted objects, from bracelets, brooches, necklaces, rings, tiaras and wristwatches to cigarette cases, lighters, picture frames and travel clocks on loan from Cartier’s own archives as well as the private […]

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Jean Cousin, Father and Son at the Louvre – Paris

October 17, 2013 through January 13, 2014 - Celebrating the recent restoration of his most famous masterpiece, “Eva Prima Pandora,” a secular portrait of Eve considered the first large female nude in French painting, this exhibition titled, “Jean Cousin, Father and Son: A Family of Painters in the 16th Century,” is devoted not only to sixteenth century […]

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Palace of the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

Grand in form and content yet still intimate and inviting, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor features an […]

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most […]

Whitney Museum of American Art – New York

Sculptor and philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney created the Whitney Museum of American Art because she believed it was necessary to […]

Rodin Museum (Musée Rodin) – Paris

As home to the most treasured and comprehensive collection of the works of renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin, the Rodin […]

Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) – Paris

The Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) in Paris is the most visited museum in the world and for good reason. […]

Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) – Paris

For lovers of Impressionism, a pilgrimage to the Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) is absolutely essential.  Keeper of the […]