Empire Splendor: French Taste in the Age of Napoleon - Ratcliff, Carter, and Chevallier, Bernard (Text by), and Walter, Marc (Photographer)

France's Empire period, guided by the grand visions of the Emperor Napoleon, was one of the most sumptuous and creative epochs in French art, architecture, and decoration. By 1800, Neoclassical architects Percier and Fontaine had left an indelible mark on the Imperial residences and on the palatial homes of the country's leading families. The ...

Empire Splendor: French Taste in the Age of Napoleon 2008, Vendome Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780865651968

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