World’s Fairs 1851-1939 decorative arts at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (2012)

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ADC staff - 02 Apr 12

...Saint-Gobain manufactory from the 1937 Paris fair. [...] The exhibition’s cross-cultural themes are illustrated through objects such as a corsage ornament in the form of a Chinese mask that employs jade and onyx— materials not typically used in Western jewelry of the time. A silver vase by...