Here is our selection of museum silk scarves made in Lyon, France reproducing parts of masterpieces from these famous French artists: Pierre Bonnard, Eugene Boudin, Paul Cézanne, Jean Chafourier, Edgar Degas, Maurice Denis, Francois - Hubert Drouais, Raoul Dufy, Jean Benoit Héron, Gustave Leleu, Claude Monet,Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Henri Rousseau, Paul Signac, Henri de Toulouse Lautrec, You will discover in addition some whimsical creations from Soieries Brochier, about Toile de Jouy, the Bayeux tapestry, the Eiffel Tower. or an elegant design from the Museum of Fabrics, in Lyon.
Nude in the bath c.1925 This scarf doesn't show a nude silhouette, but reproduces a mix of colours from the background of this painting. It is a marvelous example of Bonnard's love for contrasting colors. The chiffon silk emphasizes the beauty of the color gradient, from pale blue to orange.
Based on the painting: Le Grand Pin, c. 1898 from the Sao Paulo Art Museum and created in collaboration with Philippe Cezanne, this oblong scarf shows the subtle and misty mix of blue and green of one of the most famous masterpieces of Paul Cezanne. The vigor and energy of this giant pine tree is communicative.
Blue Dancers, v.1893 This blue toned scarf is inspired by the paintings of Edgar Degas. Particularly well-known for his works depicting the subject of dance, the colors and brush strokes of the scarf echo those in his paintings of dancers. The scarf is edged in blue silk thread with a sweeping "Degas" signature at one end.
Claude Monet: Rising Sun Impression 1872. (Musee Marmottan, Paris) This marvelous and delicate 100% silk chiffon scarf combines a beautiful stitched Bourdon finish and shades of soft colors.Its smooth and gentle warmth makes it an ideal accessory to stay cozy on a breezy terrace or a windy day.
Claude Monet: Water lilies, ca.1906. Musée de l'Orangerie Paris.Decorated with water-lillies, this luxurious satin striped chiffon 100% silk scarf carries a superb Monet signature.Such a gift allows the wearer to express admiration for great Impressionist works of art.
Pierre-Auguste Renoir , 'The Boating Party Lunch', 1881. This magnifiscent blue satin chiffon silk scarf represents sheer elegance with a bright display of vibrant colours.Illustrated is a yellow shaded boating party sailing over a vivid blue.
Nuage rose, Antibes 1916. A masterpiece with vibrant colors of Cote d'Azur, in France. Echoing the pointillism of Paul Signac's Le Nuage Rose, Antibes (1916), this chiffon silk with satin stripes scarf highlights individual brushstrokes up close but blends into a scene of rose-colored clouds over the Mediterranean Sea from a distance.
Graphic images and vibrant colors meet on this pure silk scarf featuring Jane Avril (1868-1943), who was a famous French can-can dancer at the Moulin-Rouge cabaret of Paris. Satin stripes give to this silk chiffon a subtle sheen and the hem is elegantly finished with a bourdon stitch.. This scarf is available in magnificent colors: Orange, Purple, Blue,...
Jean Chafourier (1679 - 1757 ) is the author of the gardens map of the Palace of Versailles. This chiffon silk scarf reproduces his work with delicate soft pastel colours. You can choose between pink , blue and green. The difference of these variations is not easy to see. The colour chosen will be seen on the corners of the scarf.