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Paris and the Belle Epoque

The Petit Palais in the heart of Paris is to present an exhibition of turn-of-the-century (20th Century) Paris – the “Belle Epoque”  2 April – 17 August 2014:

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Henri Gervex, Une soirée au Pré-Catelan, 1909 © Musée Carnavalet

Paris 1900, La Ville Spectacle  will showcase paintings,  photographs, sculpture, films and posters from the era, with works by Cézanne,  Renoir, Toulouse-Lautrec,  Rodin, Mucha, Lalique and others.

There will also be  a display of jewellery and dresses from the period, which many regard as being the height of Parisian chic, style and art.

The Petit Palais was built as a Museum/Gallery for the Universal Exhibition in Paris in 1900. Situated just off the Champs-Élysées it is a very appropriate venue for such an exhibition! 

Petit Palais, Musée des Beaux Arts,  Avenue Winston Churchill, 75008 Paris
Eurostar trainBy train (Eurostar/TGV) to Paris