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The Chancellerie d’Orléans: Rebirth of a Forgotten Masterpiece

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

6:30 PM

Consulate General of France
934 Fifth Avenue (between 74th and 75th streets) New York, NY 10021

World Monuments Fund

Bertrand du Vignaud, president of WMF Europe, will be presenting on WMF’s project at the Chancellerie d’Orléans. The Chancellerie d’Orléans was a famed Parisian hôtel particulier built in the early eighteenth century. Its exquisite interiors were dismantled and stored in the 1920s shortly before the building was demolished. In 2011, World Monuments Fund signed an agreement with the French Ministry of Culture that will result in the conservation and reassembly of the spectacular interiors in the Hôtel de Rohan-Strasbourg.

To register, please RSVP to peveillard@wmf.org by April 26, 2012.