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Baccarat 'Tuzla' Chandelier at the Baccarat Museum, Paris

Buyers in the 19th Century were enamoured with Baccarat glassware. Our guide to the firm looks at the company's most iconic designs.

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Mansion of Baron Stieglietz, drawing room

An antique mirror is a must-have for a luxury interior. We look at some of the most opulent, elaborate and beautiful mirrors made throughout history.

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Meissen chandelier

The town of Meissen is today practically synonymous with porcelain. We take a look at how this came to be, and discover some beautiful art along the way.

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Take a look at our guide to marquetry and parquetry, which explains the history of these wonderful techniques of woodwork.

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'Afternoon Tea for Three' by Charles-Joseph-Frederic Soulacroix

We take a look at six iconic antique tea services which have, in their own time, captured the essence of tea-drinking.

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Detail of a Faberge style table clock

A look at perhaps the most iconic jeweller of the modern era, the beautiful, precious pieces he made, and the style of decorative arts he inspired.

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La marquise de Pompadour par Maurice Quentin de La Tour

This blog post explores the influence and importance of Madame de Pompadour, the royal mistress of King Louis XV of France.

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19th Century commode

Our latest blog post is the second of two installments on the furniture and decorative arts of the 19th Century.

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Napoleon I's throne room at Fontainebleu

This latest blog post is the first of two installments on the turbulent and diverse furniture of the 19th Century in France.

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Antique orientalist micromosaic plaque

When it comes to antiques, bigger is not always better. Read our guide to the 19th Century makers who specialised in the tiny, intricate and painstaking craft of micromosaics.

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The 10 best antique chandeliers

From the world's largest chandelier to the chandelier that inspired that famous scene in The Phantom of the Opera, we count down our top ten favourite chandeliers of all time.

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19th century viennese enamel cabinet

‘Enamel’ is everywhere: it lurks in the most mundane of places, yet adorns the most exceptional objects. It is ever-present but always hidden. Read our guide to find out more.

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