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L'âge d'or du petit portrait, Jacqueline du Pasquier, 1995<br/> &copy;  madd Bordeaux - F. Griffon
L'âge d'or du petit portrait, Jacqueline du Pasquier, 1995
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decorative arts

L'âge d'or du petit portrait

Languages French
Published 1995
Category Exhibition catalogue
Topics Miniature, XVIIIth centuryXIXth century

Publication supervisor
Musée des Arts décoratifs

Jacqueline du Pasquier


Acclaim of the miniature, an art of portraiture
By Jacqueline du Pasquier and Febienne Xavière Sturm

Historical overview of the art of portraiture in miniatures
By Bodo Hofstetter

Situation of the miniature in Bordeaux
By Jacqueline du Pasquier

Catalogue of the miniatures of the Museum of Decorative Arts of Bordeaux
By Jacqueline du Pasquier

The Geneva miniature: history of a collection, quality of a school
By Fabienne Xavière Sturm

Masterpieces of the miniature of the Louvre Museum
By Pierrette Jean-Richard

Appendices :

Miniatures in watercolour on ivory: conservation and restoration
By Claude Tanner

Pages 350
Dimensions 28 cm
Binding Paperback
ISBN 2-7118-3231-7
Publisher Paris : Réunion des musées nationaux

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