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A GUIDE TO FRENCH FURNITURE STYLES
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A GUIDE TO FRENCH FURNITURE STYLES

From the opulent curves of the Rococo style to the graceful symmetry of neoclassical design, French furniture is as aesthetically varied as it is historically fascinating. Read on the learn more about each distinctive period of French furniture design, including telltale ways to identify each of these unique styles.

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Who Was Tamara Lempicka in the World of Art?
Who Was Tamara Lempicka in the World of Art?

“I live life in the margins of society, and the rules of normal society...

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Bill's Holiday Gift Picks: Fabergé Inkwell
Bill's Holiday Gift Picks: Fabergé Inkwell

Fabergé Silver and Cut Glass Inkwell   View more of Bill's top holida...

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Bill Rau's Holiday Gift Picks: Tiffany Studios Vase
Bill Rau's Holiday Gift Picks: Tiffany Studio...

Tiffany Studios Faville Floriform Vase   View more of Bill's top holi...

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The History of Jewelry Metals
The History of Jewelry Metals

    Hellenistic Greek intaglio gold ring. Late 4th-3rd cen...

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Famous Art Exhibitions That Defined History
Famous Art Exhibitions That Defined History

Expositions are the timekeepers of progress. They record the world's adv...

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What is Surrealism?
What is Surrealism?

Surrealism, as both an organized movement and an overarching style in ar...

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What is Enamel Jewelry? Everything You Need to Know
What is Enamel Jewelry? Everything You Need t...

Enamel is colorful and versatile, and has been used for centuries to cr...

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History of Enameling Techniques
History of Enameling Techniques

Enameling is an ancient art requiring a remarkable level of artistry an...

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Eight Important Portrait Artists
Eight Important Portrait Artists

The human face draws our attention and art is no exception. People from...

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7 Famous Art Nouveau Artists
7 Famous Art Nouveau Artists

Art Nouveau is instantly recognizable in style and influences artists an...

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