Harmony in Blue and Green: The Peacock in Decorative Arts
The Indian Blue Peacock with its iridescent blue-green plumage has long provided a decorative motif in art and interiors. As the national ...
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Chair fabric with batik decoration (1900) Chair design: Henry van de Velde Executed by Atelier Arts and Crafts, The Hague Nordenfjelske Kunstindustrimuseum, Trondheim From the Johan Thorn Prikker: Beyond Art Nouveau exhibition (13 November 2010 – 13 February 2011) at Museum van Boijmans. See the Eye events page for more details: blog.eyemagazine.com/?page_id=158
The Wolfsonian's holdings—including one of the largest university art collections in the U.S.—enhance understanding of the modern age, 1850 to 1950. Ranging from ...
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A French Art Nouveau "Poppy" Side Chair by, Louis Majorelle
An important and extremely rare museum quality French Art Nouveau carved wood and tooled leather "Pavot" (poppy) side chair by, Louis Majorelle with intricately carved poppy bud ends and retaining its original tooled leather and nailhead upholstery further decorated with blossoming poppies. circa 1899 Notes: An similar example is in the permanent collection in Musée de l'Ecole de Nancy in Nancy, France Literature: "Majorelle Un Art De Vivre Moderne" ©2009 Ville de Nancy Publishers: text…