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Tuesday, June 19, 2018


Exhibition Public - USA & Canada

A Queen's Treasure from Versailles: Marie-Antoinette's Japanese Lacquer

The Getty Center
1200 Getty Center Drive,
Los Angeles, California, USA
Jan 23, 2018 To Jan 06, 2019


Detail: An exhibition showcasing Japanese lacquer from the private collection of the French queen Marie-Antoinette. Her collection of small lacquer boxes was one of the finest in Europe, and she considered it to be among her most cherished possessions. The elaborate works reveal the queen's personal taste and demonstrate the high level of achievement attained by Japanese lacquer artists during the 17th and 18th centuries.

Phone No.: (310) 440-7300
Contact Email: [email protected]
Site URL: http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/versailles_lacquer/


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