Baccarat: CRYSTAL LEGEND

To celebrate its 250th Anniversary, Baccarat is showcasing 500 remarkable items, mainly from its own private collection, at Petit Palais in Paris until January 4th. The exhibition entitled La Legande du Cristal will feature pieces commissioned especially for aristocrats and royal families. On show too are celbrated pieces created especially for the Universal Exhibition in Paris 1867 such as the 'Simon' vases.

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Candelabrum known as « The Czar's »,
commissioned of the Czar Nicolas I I in 1896
© Archives Baccara

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