Japanese Connections: The Birth Of Modern Décor
Starting in the 1860s, a partiality for anything coming from Japan appeared in France, followed by England, which was to continue for almost fifty years. Giving rise to the fashion of “Japonisme”, it followed on from the taste for “chinoiserie” that was in vogue in the courts of Europe at the end of the 18th century, and that had fascinated several generations of Romantic artists during the first half of the 19th century.
Dimension : 28.5 x 24 cm
Weight : 1171 g
Number of Pages : 176
Author : Isabelle Cahn Co-edition with Louvre Abu Dhabi and Musée d’Orsay