Limoges Enamel Masterpieces in Abu Dhabi

Five major enamel artworks are presented in the United Arab Emirates for the inaugural exhibition of the Louvre Abu Dhabi.

 

Wednesday 8 November 2017

These works are dated from the thirteenth and sixteenth centuries and are representative of grisaille and champlevé techniques, which made Limoges the largest and most famous European centre of  vitreous enamel production. These works were known as Opus de Limogia or Labor Limogiae.

Emplacement : 
Louvre Abu Dhabi