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musée des Arts décoratifs
et du Design de Bordeaux
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33000 Bordeaux
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Coin de salon peint par Félix Carme<br/> &copy;  madd Bordeaux - L. Gauthier
Coin de salon peint par Félix Carme
© madd Bordeaux - L. Gauthier
object n°34

"Corner of a Living room " by Félix Carme

1928

The hôtel de Lalande which is now the muse des Arts décoratifs et du Design was, for more than a century a private aristocratic residence. In 1924 a museum of ancient art opened on the first floor of the main building while the ground floor was devoted to the private apartment of the french collector Daniel Astruc. The object of May , a painting by Felix Carme (1863-1938) entitled "Corner of a Living room " depicts the interior of this enigmatic character who, for nearly twenty -five years, had for living environment the remarkable woodworks of the hôtel de Lalande.

object n°34 (pdf)

previous objects of the month

object n°46
Purchase by City of Bordeaux, 1971, inv. 71.4.1
object n°42
1985
object n°40
Circa 1745
object n°37
Circa 1735
object n°33
The second half of the XVIIIth century
object n°32
Produced between 1948 and 1960
object n°30
The first half of the XXth century
object n°29
Last quarter of the XVIIIth century