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Presse et publications : Helmina von Chézy, Leben und Kunst in Paris seit Napoleon I
The Object Of The Month : Insignia of Knight of the Order of the Elephant, belonging to Napoleon I
Agenda : Gift of the Ben Weider Collection to the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
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A new edition of Helmina von Chézy's writings, based on her time spent in Paris at the beginning of the 19th century and which include accounts of the various artistic and stylistic movements, the changing artistic tastes, and the public's reaction to various contemporary French artists, is now available.
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