The Cartier Collection at the Musée national des arts asiatiques – Guimet
From 19 October 2016 to 16 January 2017
The exhibition Jade – From Emperors to Art Déco will run from 19 October 2016 to 16 January 2017 at the Musée national des arts asiatiques – Guimet in Paris. This world-class exhibition has been assembled with the cooperation of an array of eminent institutions. Many of the exhibits have been loaned from the National Palace Museum in Taipei, with other pieces provided by, among others, the Musée du Château de Fontainebleau, the Musée du Louvre, the Musée des Arts décoratifs, the Bibliothèque nationale de France and the Museum d’Histoire naturelle in Paris. Cartier has contributed a selection of 26 jade creations from the Cartier Collection along with six archives drawings. Brought together in a single space, these precious exhibits reveal myriad interconnections.