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Charles Percier : architecture and design in an age of revolutions / Jean-Philippe Garric, editor ; [authored by] Jean-François Bédard [and nine others] ; with contributions by Charlotte Duvette and Saskia Wallig.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Bard Graduate Center Gallery, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
303 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 30 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Foreword / Susan Weber -- Preface / Jean-Francois Hebert -- Biography / Jean-Philippe Garric -- Chronology / Saskia Wallig -- Government and the Arts in France, 1789 to 1848 / Thierry Sarmant -- CHARLES PERCIER -- Percier Alone / Jean-Philippe Garric -- The Schools of Percier / Jean-Philippe Garric -- Percier's Ring / Jean-Philippe Garric -- The Atelier of Isabey / Vincent Cochet -- The Roman Sojourn / Letizia Tedeschi -- Letter to John Flaxman, November 1791 / Charles Percier -- ARCHITECTURAL PATRIMONY -- The Chateau de Fontanebleau / Vincent Droguet -- The Abbey of Saint-Denis, 1936 / Georges Huard -- The Musee des Monuments Francais / Jean-Philippe Garric -- ARCHITECT OF THE BOOK -- Graphic Art as Matrix / Jean-Philippe Garric -- Percier under the Loupe / Jean-Philippe Garric -- Documenting the Recueil de Decorations Interieures / Iris Moon -- The Italian Edition of the Recueil / Letizia Tedeschi -- The Livre du Sacre / Christophe Beyerle -- DECORATIVE ARTS -- Percier and Francois Honore Georges Jacob-Desmalter / Jean-Francois Belhoste -- Two Commodes / Iris Moon -- A Scrapbook from Percier's Workshop / Jean-Philippe Garric -- Designs for the Manufactories and the Garde-Meuble / Anne Dion-Tenebaum -- Two Tureens and their Variations / Anne Dion-Tenebaum -- COURT ARCHITECT -- The Synthesis of Architecture and Decor / Jean-Francois Bedard -- Percier and the Imperial Couple / Vincent Cochet -- Josephine's Boudoir, Chateau de Saint-Cloud / Jean-Francois Belhoste -- The Louvre and the Tuileries / Jean-Philippe Garric -- The Arcades on the Rue de Rivoli / Charlotte Duvette -- A Rhetoric of Unbuilt Architecture / Jean-Philippe Garric -- Percier's Legacy / Jean-Philippe Garric.
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Form/​Genre:
Exhibition catalogs.
ISBN:
  • 9780300221589 ((hardcover))
  • 0300221584 ((hardcover))
LCCN:
2016006831
OCLC:
  • 945549877
  • 966978724
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