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Acquired in 1892 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Parvillée, Léon
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
CER
credit
date_end
1878-12-31
date_start
1869-01-01
date_text
ca. 1874 (made)
descriptive_line
Earthenware tile panel with encaustic decoration, designed by Eugène Viollet-le-Duc and made by Léon Parvillée, Paris ca. 1874
dimensions
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139
historical_context_note
Parvillée's work for the French government and his experience in restoration and reproduction work ensured the company's prestige.
historical_significance
history_note
This panel was bought from the manufacturer and shows some of the floor tiles made by Parvillée Frères for the restoration of the Château d'Eu, which began in 1874. The company's prestige is recognised in this commission by the Château's owner, the Comte de Paris, and the architect Viollet-le-Duc.
id
30041
label
'American and European Art and Design 1800-1900' This panel, bought from the manufacturer, shows some of the floor tiles made by Parvillée Frères for the restoration of the Château d'Eu, which began in 1874. Parvillée's work for the French government and his experience in restoration and reproduction work ensured the company's prestige, here recognised in this commission by the Château's owner, the Comte de Paris, and the architect Viollet-le-Duc. [1987-2006]
last_checked
2014-08-29T21:27:21.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T21:27:21.000Z
latitude
48.856918
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case WS
longitude
2.34121
marks
materials
earthenware
materials_techniques
Earthenware with encaustic decoration
museum_number
1698-1892
museum_number_token
16981892
object_number
O34835
object_type
Tile panel
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Tile panel with central motif of Gothic rose window tracery, with a border of heraldic shields, in yellow on brick-coloured ground.
place
Paris
primary_image_id
2010ED2048
production_note
Commissioned by the Comte de Paris and the architect Eugène Viollet-le-Duc for the restoration of the Château d'Eu. Reason For Production: Commission
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
tile-panel-parvillee-leon
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1878
year_start
1869