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Museum Review: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, Virginia

  We like museums. In particular, I like museums with excellent Decorative Arts collections. This tends to not be what other people look at – I haven’t seen the Mona Lisa in my last half dozen visits to the Louvre, but always see the furniture, for example. Last year I did review some of the […]

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Finding Inspiration in Masterworks: Part IV, the Ruhlmann Cabinet D’Etat

For the last segment of our Masterworks series (for now – Dave and Elizabeth are heading back to Europe this summer!) we’re back to talk about Dave’s new ambitious personal project(s): the Oeben Secretaire a Cylindre and a Ruhlmann Cabinet D’Etat. In our previous installment at the Musée des Arts Decoratifs Dave had just decided that instead of […]

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Finding Inspiration in Masterpieces: Part III, Musée des Arts Decoratifs

Part III of our series is here, and our next stop is the Musée des Arts Decoratifs! Next week we’ll be back to talk about Dave’s next steps for his ambitious personal project(s). – Jenn Half hour outside and I was ready for the next stop: the Musée des Arts Decoratifs, down the street from the entrance […]

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