Lyon Museum of Fine Arts - Decorative Arts Photos

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon hosts archeological artifacts & decorative arts ranging from ancient Egypt to the French Art Nouveau era.

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Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon on Place des Terreaux. Lyon, France.Courtyard at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon. Lyon, France.Courtyard decoration at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon. Lyon, France.Gallery at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon. Lyon, France.
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon (1801, 1834, 1878) on Place des Terreaux. Lyon, France.Courtyard at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon. Lyon, France.Courtyard decoration at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon. Lyon, France.Gallery at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon. Lyon, France.
Modern bench at Musée des Beaux-Arts. Lyon, France.Cupola over staircase at Musée des Beaux-Arts. Lyon, France.Lantern room transformed by artistic column at Musée des Beaux-Arts. Lyon, France.Collection of Egyptian mummy coffins at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Modern bench at Musée des Beaux-Arts. Lyon, France.Cupola over staircase at Musée des Beaux-Arts. Lyon, France.Lantern room transformed by artistic column at Musée des Beaux-Arts. Lyon, France.Collection of Egyptian mummy coffins at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Cyprian ceramic askos vessel in shape of deer at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Syrian Roman glassware from Sidon at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Corinthian ceramic oenochoe vessel painted with animals at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Cycladic terracotta painted kernos offering ring at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Cyprian ceramic askos vessel in shape of deer (1850-1750 BCE) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Syrian Roman glassware from Sidon (1st-3rdC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Corinthian ceramic oenochoe vessel painted with animals (c620-590 BCE) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Cycladic terracotta painted kernos offering ring (c2300-2000 BCE) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Etruscan terracotta painted funerary urn with combat scene at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Roman bronze busts of Mars & a woman at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Roman marble bust of Empress Julia Domna, wife of Septimius Severus at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Roman mosaic of Triton, Nereid & sea monster at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Etruscan terracotta painted funerary urn with combat scene (2nd C BCE) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Roman bronze busts of Mars (2nd-3rdC) & a woman at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Roman marble bust of Empress Julia Domna, wife of Septimius Severus (end 2nd-early 3rdC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Roman mosaic of Triton, Nereid & sea monster (late 2nd C BCE) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Roman glass flasks & small pot at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Roman Empire glass perfume flasks & jugs from coast of Syria or Palestine at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Collection of Germanic carvings at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Collection of Germanic religious paintings at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Roman glass flasks & small pot at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Roman Empire glass perfume flasks & jugs (4th-6thC) from coast of Syria or Palestine at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Collection of Germanic carvings (15th-16thC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Collection of Germanic religious paintings (15th-16thC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
German ivory carving of Passion of Christ by workshop of master of Kremsmünster? at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Transylvanian ceramics with incised decoration at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Ottoman Turkish ceramic plates at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Iranian ceramic plaque with man & woman riders at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
German ivory carving of Passion of Christ (late 14th - early 15thC) by workshop of master of Kremsmünster? at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Transylvanian ceramics with incised decoration (1788-1803) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Ottoman Turkish ceramic plates (late 16thC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Iranian ceramic plaque with man & woman riders (18th-19thC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Iranian ceramic blue-glazed pitcher & basin at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Moorish horse armor at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Spanish Islamic ceramic plate with metallic luster decoration at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Faience soup tureen by Veuve Perrin factory of Marseille at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Iranian ceramic blue-glazed pitcher & basin (17thC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Moorish horse armor (c1419) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Spanish Islamic ceramic plate with metallic luster decoration (late 15th - early 16thC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Faience soup tureen (c1760-70) by Veuve Perrin factory of Marseille at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Faience pitcher & basin at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Ceramic pitcher from Aragon at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Venetian enameled glass pilgrim's gourd by Murano at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Catalan blown-glass wine decanter at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Faience pitcher & basin (18thC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Ceramic pitcher from Aragon (late 16th - early 17thC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Venetian enameled glass pilgrim's gourd (early 16thC) by Murano at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Catalan blown-glass wine decanter (18thC) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Japanese bronze sitting ibis from Meiji period at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Porcelain pitcher & basin by Porcelaine de Paris at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Silver ewer by Atelier des Frères Favier of Lyon at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Early art nouveau cup with design of Paolo et Francesca from Dante by Jean Garnier at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Japanese bronze sitting ibis (1868-1912) from Meiji period at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Porcelain pitcher & basin (1st-half 19thC) by Porcelaine de Paris at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Silver ewer (1819-38) by Atelier des Frères Favier(?) of Lyon at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Early art nouveau cup with design of Paolo et Francesca from Dante (c1860) by Jean Garnier at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Inlaid art nouveau sideboard by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Inlaid art nouveau worktable by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Cast metal art nouveau garden pot by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Art nouveau bedroom set from Guimard Hotel by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Inlaid art nouveau sideboard (c1900) by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Inlaid art nouveau worktable (c1900) by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Cast metal art nouveau garden pot (c1905) by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Art nouveau bedroom set from Guimard Hotel (122 av. Mozart, Paris) (1909-12) by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Art nouveau desk & chair from Guimard Hotel by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Art nouveau mirror & dressing tables from Guimard Hotel by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Art nouveau chandelier from Guimard Hotel by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Art nouveau curtain rod from Guimard Hotel by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Art nouveau desk & chair from Guimard Hotel (1909-12) by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Art nouveau mirror & dressing tables from Guimard Hotel (1909-12) by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Art nouveau chandelier from Guimard Hotel (1909-12) by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Art nouveau curtain rod from Guimard Hotel (1909-12) by Hector Guimard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Sideboard by Léon Albert Jallot with African mask & vases of the 20s at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Pedestal table by Louis Süe & André Mare plus "Fuseaux" cabinet by Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Beauvais vase by Horace Désiré Bieuville of Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Stained glass Four Ages Sleep, Dream, Reality, Memory by Auguste Morisot at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Sideboard (1925) by Léon Albert Jallot with African mask & vases of the 20s at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Pedestal table (1925) by Louis Süe & André Mare plus "Fuseaux" cabinet (1921) by Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Beauvais vase (1912) by Horace Désiré Bieuville of Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Stained glass Four Ages Sleep, Dream, Reality, Memory (1904) by Auguste Morisot at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Art Nouveau collection at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Glass stemmed cup with pansies & vase with several plants by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Engraved & acid-etched multicolored glass vase by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Glass covered candy dish decorated with leaves by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Art Nouveau collection at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Glass stemmed cup with pansies (1904) & vase with several plants (1898) by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Engraved & acid-etched multicolored glass vase (1900) by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Glass covered candy dish decorated with leaves (after 1918) by Émile Gallé at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Collection of art glass by Maurice Marinot at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Poissons glass vase by Lalique at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Formose & Ceylan glass vases by Lalique at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Tourbillons glass vase by Lalique at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Collection of art glass (1920s-30s) by Maurice Marinot at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Poissons glass vase (1921) by Lalique at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Formose & Ceylan glass vases (1924) by Lalique at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Tourbillons glass vase (1926) by Lalique at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Art nouveau bronze magnifying glass held by insect figure by Lucien Gaillard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.River navigation sculptural silver table centerpiece by Marie-Joseph Armand-Calliat at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Forged iron gate by Charles Piguet at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Figure detail on forged iron gate by Charles Piguet at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Art nouveau bronze magnifying glass held by insect figure (1907) by Lucien Gaillard at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.River navigation sculptural silver table centerpiece (1912) by Marie-Joseph Armand-Calliat at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Forged iron gate (before 1919) by Charles Piguet at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Figure detail on forged iron gate (before 1919) by Charles Piguet at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Forged iron horse head by Michel Zadounaïsky at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Bronze wild boar at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Rabbit sculpture at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.
Forged iron horse head (early 20thC) by Michel Zadounaïsky at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Bronze wild boar (1926) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.Rabbit sculpture (1900-30) at Beaux-Arts Museum. Lyon, France.

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