18th-century France Articles

Our sense of a space is often deeply influenced by the lighting that reveals it. As the Salon Doré at the Legion of Honor was being reinstalled, curator Martin Chapman worked with San Francisco-based lighting company...
carving
As the digital media interpretive media fellow at the de Young and the Legion of Honor, my primary role is to digitally document and interpret the yearlong project The Salon Doré: The Conservation of a Period Room,...
Chasuble
FRAME|WORK is a weekly blog series that highlights an artwork in the Museums' permanent collections. This week, we feature two exquisite 18th-century French liturgical vestments, a chasuble and a dalmatic, from the Museums’...