Paris Museum of Decorative Arts - Metal Art Photos

The Museum of Decorative Arts in Paris shows pieces of bronze, silver & gold art ranging from 12thC to very modern.

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Entrance of Louvre housing Musée des Arts décoratifs. Paris, France.Bronze aquamanile based upon fantastic bird from Meuse Valley at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Bronze lion aquamanile from Lower Saxony at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Bronze candle stick as woman riding lion from Meuse Valley at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Entrance of Louvre housing Musée des Arts décoratifs ( Museum of Decorative Arts). Paris, France.Bronze aquamanile based upon fantastic bird (late 12thC) from Meuse Valley at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Bronze lion aquamanile (end 12thC) from Lower Saxony at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Bronze candle stick as woman riding lion (end 12thC) from Meuse Valley at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Bronze chimera animal from Padua at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Covered silver bowl with ear handles from Bordeaux, France at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver writing set in rosewood base by Pierre Louis Regnard of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Oil & vinegar cruets on stand with victory column & cupids by Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Bronze chimera animal (c1500) from Padua at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Covered silver bowl with ear handles (1677-87) from Bordeaux, France at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver writing set in rosewood base (1760-1) by Pierre Louis Regnard of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Oil & vinegar cruets on stand with victory column & cupids (1819-23) by Jean-Baptiste-Claude Odiot of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Oil & vinegar cruets on silver stand in form of boat from Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Gilt silver enamelled ciborium by Thomas-Joseph Amand-Calliat from Lyon at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Monumental bronze table centerpiece of France distributing crowns of glory by François Gilbert, Georges Diébolt & Pierre-Louis Rouillard for Christofle Co. of Paris, made for Louis Napoleon Bonaparte at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Reproduction of Paradise Lost shield by Léonard Morel-Ladeuil for Elkington Co. of Birmingham at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Oil & vinegar cruets on silver stand in form of boat (1819-38) from Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Gilt silver enamelled ciborium (1867) by Thomas-Joseph Amand-Calliat from Lyon (shown Paris Expo 1867) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Monumental bronze table centerpiece of France distributing crowns of glory (1852) by François Gilbert, Georges Diébolt & Pierre-Louis Rouillard for Christofle Co. of Paris, made for Louis Napoleon Bonaparte at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Reproduction of Paradise Lost shield (1866) by Léonard Morel-Ladeuil for Elkington Co. of Birmingham (shown Paris Expo 1867) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Silver Nef for opening of Suez Canal by Fannière Brothers of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Detail of silver Nef made for opening of Suez Canal at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Candelabra-vase by Christofle Co. of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Vase of the Arts by Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse for Christofle Co. of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Silver Nef (table centerpiece in form of ship) (1869) for opening of Suez Canal by Fannière Brothers of Paris (shown London Expo 1871 & Paris Expo 1900) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Detail of silver Nef (1869) made for opening of Suez Canal at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Candelabra-vase (1874) by Christofle Co. of Paris (shown Paris Expo 1878, 1889, 1900, Amsterdam 1883, Chicago 1893) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Vase of the Arts (1878) by Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse for Christofle Co. of Paris (shown Amsterdam Expo 1883) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Embossed plate with chimera fighting snake by Elkington Co. of Birmingham at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Rear detail of "Fortune" crowning the Universe Concept model for monument or fountain by artist James Tissot at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France."Fortune" crowning the Universe Concept model for monument or fountain by artist James Tissot at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Detail of "Fortune" crowning the Universe Concept model for monument or fountain by artist James Tissot at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Embossed plate with chimera fighting snake (1878) by Elkington Co. of Birmingham (shown Paris Expo 1878) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Rear detail of "Fortune" crowning the Universe Concept model for monument or fountain (1908) by artist James Tissot at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France."Fortune" crowning the Universe Concept model for monument or fountain (1908) by artist James Tissot at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Detail of "Fortune" crowning the Universe Concept model for monument or fountain (1908) by artist James Tissot at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Buire Chrysanthemums by Auguste Delaherche with gilded silver top by Maison Boin et Taburet of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Gilt silver & ivory Tea service by Bapst & Falize silversmiths of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver serving tray for roasts by Bapst & Falize silversmiths of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Milk pitcher by Christofle Co. of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Buire Chrysanthemums (vase in shape of jug, with a spout & handle) (c1894) by Auguste Delaherche with gilded silver top by Maison Boin et Taburet of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Gilt silver & ivory Tea service (c1889) by Bapst & Falize silversmiths of Paris (shown Paris EXPO 1889) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver serving tray for roasts (c1889) by Bapst & Falize silversmiths of Paris (shown Paris EXPO 1889) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Milk pitcher (c1889) by Christofle Co. of Paris (shown Paris Expo 1889) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Gilded silver watering can by Lucien Hirtz, et al at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver pitcher & basin by Lucien Bonvallet & Ernest Cardeilhac of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Gilded silver pitcher by Maison Keller Frères from Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Ceramic vase in silver mount by Maurice Dufrêne; Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat; Lucien Bonvallet; & Ernest Cardeilhac of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Gilded silver watering can (c1895) by Lucien Hirtz, et al (shown Paris Expo 1900) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver pitcher & basin (c1900) by Lucien Bonvallet & Ernest Cardeilhac of Paris (shown Paris Expo 1900) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Gilded silver pitcher (c1900) by Maison Keller Frères from Paris (shown Paris Expo 1900) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Ceramic vase in silver mount (c1899-1900) by Maurice Dufrêne; Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat; Lucien Bonvallet; & Ernest Cardeilhac of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Vase & mounting both decorated with ears of wheat by Clément Massier & Golfe-Juan at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver chocolate pot by Lucien Bonvallet & Ernest Cardeilhac of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Copper & gold Bat bowl by Henri Husson for A.A Hébrard foundry of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Ceramic pot by Auguste Delaherche of Paris with silver cover by Charles Rivaud at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Vase & mounting both decorated with ears of wheat (c1900) by Clément Massier & Golfe-Juan at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver chocolate pot (c1900) by Lucien Bonvallet & Ernest Cardeilhac of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Copper & gold Bat bowl (c1909) by Henri Husson for A.A Hébrard foundry of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Ceramic pot (c1910-14) by Auguste Delaherche of Paris with silver cover by Charles Rivaud at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Silver coffee pot by Jean Puiforcat of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver vegetable dish by Jean Puiforcat of Paris at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver, ivory & rosewood lunch service by Jean Tétard of Maison Tétard Frères at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silvered metal cup on rosewood base by Jean Després from Avallon, France at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Silver coffee pot (c1922) by Jean Puiforcat of Paris (shown Paris MAD Expo 1925) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver vegetable dish (c1925) by Jean Puiforcat of Paris (shown Paris Expo 1925) at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silver, ivory & rosewood lunch service (c1930) by Jean Tétard of Maison Tétard Frères at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Silvered metal cup on rosewood base (c1935) by Jean Després from Avallon, France at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Silvered vase by Jean Després & tin cup by Maurice Daurat at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Cylinda Line tea & coffee service by Arne Jacobsen of Denmark at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Limoges polychrome enamel paintings of John the Baptist & St. Francis by Pierre Reymond at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Limoges polychrome enamel painting of Apollo & Daphne by François Limosin at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.
Silvered vase (c1937) by Jean Després & tin cup (1949) by Maurice Daurat at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Cylinda Line tea & coffee service (1967) by Arne Jacobsen of Denmark at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Limoges polychrome enamel paintings (c1550) of John the Baptist & St. Francis by Pierre Reymond at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.Limoges polychrome enamel painting (1633) of Apollo & Daphne by François Limosin at Museum of Decorative Arts. Paris, France.

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