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Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

©Château de Versailles (Dist. RMN-GP)/©Christophe Fouin

Japan’s largest Marie Antoinette exhibition

Mori Arts Center Gallery, in cooperation with Versailles, will display a significant exhibition on Marie Antoinette, the doomed French queen known for her flair for entertaining and her refined taste in art and fashion. It will be the largest exhibition and the first retrospective on the French queen in Japan.

Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

©EPV

Marie Antoinette (1755-1793) married the French king Louis XV’s grandson Louis-Auguste (later Louis XVI) at the age of 14, and became queen. About 200 works of art and furnishings will be exhibited, together with loans from other public and private collections in France and beyond. Portraits, tableware and lacquerware that queen was favorite, furniture, clothing worn, artistic, such as Revolution of the material and historical value items will be exhibited.

Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

©RMN-GP (Château de Versailles)/©Daniel Arnaudet

Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington

Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

Château de Versailles (Deposit from Musée Guimet) ©神戸シュン/NTV

Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

©Coll. Musée de la Révolution française/Domaine de Vizille

The main feature of the exhibition will be the reproduction of the Queen’s Private Apartment, the bedroom and bathroom equipped with a large part of their furnishings, alongside the library (that does not exist now) which will be reproduced in virtual reality.

Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

©Château de Versailles (Dist. RMN-GP)/©Christophe Fouin

Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

©神戸シュン/NTV

Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles

©NAKED Inc.

It is a valuable opportunity to experience that she lived the space and their era.

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Event Name Marie Antoinette, a Queen in Versailles
Venue Mori Arts Center Gallery (Roppongi Hills Mori Tower 52F)
Dates October 25, 2016 – February 26, 2017
Open Hours 10:00-20:00 (except for Tuesday and 27 October 10:00-17:00)
Last admission: 30 minutes before closing
Admission 【GENERAL】
ADULTS: ¥1,800
HIGH SCHOOL / COLLEGE STUDENTS: ¥1,200
ELEMENTARY / JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: ¥600
【ADVANCE PURCHASE】
【GROUP PURCHASE(MORE THAN 15 PEOPLE)】
ADULTS: ¥1,600
HIGH SCHOOL / COLLEGE STUDENTS: ¥1,000
ELEMENTARY / JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: ¥400
*Advance tickets on sale from Thursday, 1 September -Monday, 24 October 2016
*Free admission for children preschool age and younger.
*Half price admission for visitors with disabilities (ID required) and one accompanying adult.
Advanced ticket is able to purchase at Lawson or MNISTOP by “Loppi” device.
How to purchase the ticket at Lawson or MINISTOP by “Loppi” device.(L code: 37777)

Address Mori Arts Center Gallery 6-10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Contact 03-5777-8600 (Hello Dial)
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