19th Century Antiques exhibition at Al Nafoorah Jumeirah Emirates towers restaurant

11 May - 1 October 2015
Al Nafoorah Jumeirah Emirates towers restaurant
Dubai, May 11th, 2015
19th Century Antiques, Dubai's exclusive boutique offering genuine French antiques, announces its collaboration with famous Al Nafoorah restaurant at Jumeirah Emirates Towers. The exhibit starts in May 2015 for up to 6 months. The pieces presented at Al Nafoorah are united by one theme - Orientalism, to support the Holy month of Ramadan, as well as to show the beauty of Arab culture and heritage in an awarded middle eastern restaurant in Dubai. Orientalism was a popular theme of the late 18th century to early 19th century when European artists recorded their travels to the exotic locales of Northern Africa, the Middle East and the Orient.
19th Century Antiques will exhibit exceptional oil paintings and bronzes by renowned artists including Pierre-Jules Mêne, Prosper Lecourtier, Louis Auguste Hiolin, L. Matuszynski, Léon Jean Giordano di Palma, and Charles Gaugiran Nanteuil. Works by these artist are included in permanent collections of world-famous museums such as: Louvre, Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC, Musée d’Art et d'Histoire, Ashmolean, R.W. Norton Art Gallery, Provins and Tourcoing, and Palais Épiscopal in Narbonne.
About 19th Century Antiques: 19th Century Antiques represents one of the largest collections of 19th century French antiques in the world and depicts the grandeur of an era associated with aristocracy, royalty and sophistication. Each piece in the collection is characterized by unique narratives, design aesthetics and technical achievements. Opened in 2013, the gallery represents one of the largest collections of 19th century French antiques in the world and offers rare and surviving examples of exclusive fine art, including antique furniture, bronzes, paintings, clock sets, and vases. The gallery
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enhances the region's cultural environment by providing a unique space that appropriately contextualizes the items to reinforce their iconic status, authenticity and value. 19th Century Antiques is located at the prime location, Boulevard Emirates Towers.
About Al Nafoorah: Al Nafoorah at Emirates Towers is a Lebanese restaurant that has long enjoyed a reputation for serving the finest Lebanese food in Dubai, along with generous helpings of Lebanese hospitality. The name Al Nafoorah is derived from the Arabic word for ‘fountain’. The secluded location of the restaurant makes it the perfect spot to enjoy a quiet lunch or dinner, with the stunning backdrop of Dubai’s ever-changing skyline further.
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19th Century Antiques at Al Nafoorah Emirates Towers: The Boulevard, Jumeirah Emirates Towers
Starting May 2015
From 12:00 to 15:30 and from 19:00 to 23:30 daily

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