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A Private European Residence: French and Neoclassical Furniture and Paintings & Works on Paper

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London

French School, 19th century
DAPHNIS AND CHLOÉ

Catalogue Note

Daphnis and Chloé is a pastoral elegy attributed to the Greek poet Longus and dates from the second century AD. Interest in the story was renewed in 1909 when Diaghilev commissioned Maurice Ravel to write a ballet based on the story.

A Private European Residence: French and Neoclassical Furniture and Paintings & Works on Paper

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London