Delighted to announce, with @sparkyc84, that our “Artists in Paris” website is now officially launched!
Mapping hundreds of artists’ homes and studios across the 18th century. @QMHistory @Leverhulme Trust pic.twitter.com/4Lsx7N9L9I After seeing some titillating sneak peaks on my twitter feed I’m really excited for the #Delacroix show to open @Musee Louvre today - Félicitations to Côme Fabre!
Here’s the rather spectacular ‚Execution of Marino Faliero‘ @Wallace Museum which sadly couldn’t travel to Paris... porcelain cup postcards by Molly Hatch are not only insanely cute, they also give all the necessary information on marks, dating, makers etc.
pic.twitter.com/Rez Rmk9SHt La nouvelle salle des porcelaines de Chantilly est prête et n’attend plus que vous !Toute la diversité de la production d’une des principales manufactures du 18ème siècle en France a enfin trouvé un écrin digne d’elle 😁 pic.twitter.com/Vzdr Bxny FP Don't miss, this two-day conference in Dresden, June 13-14, '#Porcelain Circling the Globe: International Trading Structures and the East #Asia Collection of Augustus the Strong (1670 – 1733)' skd.museum/forschung/porc…pic.twitter.com/NIii3V8x Kd I was so sad to have missed this painting @Musee Orsay in 2012 & now got so excited that I went 3 times, always with a different friend who had to endure my 15min monologue on the beauty of decaying flesh& why Manet‘s pops of colour are the best. With detailed information on all kinds of antique china, pottery marks, porcelain marks, antiques and collectables.Antique Marks includes antique terms, a full antiques glossary and detailed history on well known companies and artist biographies.As well as pottery & porcelain companies and information on caring for antique rugs, carpets, silver and glass.