Book Title :
Saint-Gobain - 1665-1937 - Une entreprise devant l'histoire
Directed by Maurice Hamon and Caroline Mathieu Publisher : Fayard, Musée d'Orsay Year :
2006 ISBN :
Fayard : 2213628742
Musée d'Orsay : 2905724617 Language :
French Description :
Catalogue of the Musée d'Orsay's exhibition on Saint-Gobain (March 7 to June 4 2006), the last in a trilogy of exhibitions that the museum has dedicated to several large companies, the symbols of the development of France's industrial civilisation.
The Musée d'Orsay will portray Saint-Gobain's rich history in glass from its establishment under Louis XIV to the international Paris exhibition in 1937, where the company created a glass pavilion that caused a sensation.
The entire history of the glorification of glass can be seen through 250 works of art, objects and documents. Available at : Amazon.ca,