Item description for Orsay: Decorative Arts by Philippe Thibaut...
This book is the fourth in the series on the collections of the Mus,e d'Orsay, in Paris. The first three volumes covered painting, sculpture and photography; the decorative arts are presented in this latest addition by Philippe Thi,baut, the curator in charge of the collections. Orsay - Decorative Arts is the first on the subject; its publication coincides with the opening of new exhibition rooms and the decision to restructure the presentation of the works in the museum. Orsay - Decorative Arts illustrates the various genres of the decorative arts and their different periods in history, reviewing them in chronological order. This allows the reader to admire a whole range of creations, from metalwork and jewelry to ceramics and glassware.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.8" Width: 7.6" Height: 0.47" Weight: 1.27 lbs.
Release Date Jul 10, 2006
Publisher Editions Scala France
ISBN 2866563182 ISBN13 9782866563189