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Table of Contents from: Empire

I From Revolution to Empire

The Directoire

A Taste for Antiquity

Crafts during the Directoire

Voyage dans la Basse et la Haute Egypte

Two Residences in the Time of the Consulat

II The Napoleonic Empire

Court and Fashion

Urbanism and Architecture

Percier and Fontaine

Palace Furnishings

Gardens

Private Architecture

III Furniture

Patrons and Artisans

Wood and the Life of a Style

Ornaments

Social Life and the Salons

Seating

Beds

Case Furniture

Tables and Desks

IV Interior Decoration

Walls

Wallpaper

Textiles

Carpets

V The Art of Entertaining

The Arts of the Table

Porcelain

Orfvreri

Lighting and Decorative Objects

VI Europe and America

England

Italy

Spain and Portugal

Germany

Holland

Sweden

Russia

United States

VII Romanticism

Notes

Bibliography

Acknowledgments

Index

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