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The Decorative Arts in France. La Societe Des Artistes Decorateurs.

Brunhammer, Yvonne and Suzanne Tise.

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ISBN 10: 0847812510 / ISBN 13: 9780847812516
Published by Rizzoli, New York, 1990
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A Fine copy in a Fine dust jacket. In this volume, the authors trace the history of the decorative art movement in France from just after the turn of the century through the dynamic 20's & 30's up to 1942. In cludes examples of interior design, furniture, metalwork, ceramics, lighting, and sculpture by such artists as Hector Guimard, Louis Majorelle, Jean Dunard, Edgar Brandt, Jacques-Emile Ruhlmann, Pierr e Chareau, and Andre Arbus. Bookseller Inventory # 21440

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Title: The Decorative Arts in France. La Societe ...

Publisher: Rizzoli, New York

Publication Date: 1990

Edition: First Printing of the First US Edition

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The Société des Artistes Décorateurs, founded in 1901, was the first professional association of artists, artisans, designers, and architects to be founded in France after the abolition of the corporations in 1791. Created in the aftermath of the Paris Exposition Universelle of 1900, the Société set out to revitalize the nation's decorative arts industries and to develop a modern and specifically French style for the Twentieth Century. The Société included all areas of the decorative arts: interior design, furniture, metalwork, ceramics, lighting, and decorative painting and sculpture, and counted among its members the most celebrated artists of the Art Nouveau and Art Deco styles: Hector Guimard, Louis Majorelle, Jean Dunand, Edgar Brandt, François Décorchemont, Jacques-Emile Ruhlmann, Pierre Chareau, Jean Puiforcat, Robert Mallet-Stevens, and André Arbus.

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Text: English (translation)
Original Language: French

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