Posts Tagged ‘Rococo’

Nissim de Camondo Salon des Huets

Marie-Antoinette and the death of rococo

Marie Antoinette is sometimes credited for refining the rococo style that marked the “reign” of Madame de Pompadour, Louis XV’s most brilliant and influential mistress. The Louis XV style, a French variant of the rococo, can be illustrated by this photograph from the Musée Nissim de Camondo in Paris. The reign of Louis XVI and […]