HÔTEL DE SENS: BIBLIOTHÈQUE FORNEY.

HÔTEL DE SENS: BIBLIOTHÈQUE FORNEY.

(Forney).
  • Paris: Bibliothèque Forney, 1983.
  • 8vo
  • stiff paper wrappers
  • 137, (2) pages

Price: $20.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 108962

Text in French. A historical overview of the property now occupied by the Forney Library, the only French municipal organization dedicated to conservation of artisanal and decorative arts. Biographies of individuals connected with the property back to the 15th century, along with discussion of the building's development over time and its transformation into the library. Preface by Claudine Chevrel, conservator. Illustrations throughout. Front wrapper spotted in lower corner near spine.