The glamorous Art Deco style emerged in Paris in the 1920s and flourished until World Wall II. artnet Auctions offers fine Art Deco design and visual arts at exceptional prices, including US$1,725 for a vanity mirror by Emile Jacques Ruhlmann, sold on June 15, 2011.
The Art Deco style shaped design, fashion, and the arts. It’s linear, cubic, cosmopolitan lines were reaction against the flowing, organic inspirations of Art Nouveau. Influenced by Neoclassical, Constructivism, Cubism, Modernism, and Futurism, Art Deco expanded internationally through the 1930s and is still popular with collectors today.
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