What We Love About French Antiques

There are many reasons to love antiques, really. So it may be difficult to distill our primary reasons here. But we'll give it a shot!...   read full post »

posted on 2/12/2018


Pairing with Pantone's Purple

It’s time to start thinking ahead into 2018, and the trend forecasts are in! First up is Pantone’s color choice for this year, Ultra Violet. This blue-based purple is calming and enchanting at once, and may be a bit intimidating to incorporate into home design. We’ve curated ideas ...   read full post »

posted on 1/28/2018


Sue et Mare: The Dynamic Deco Duo

Born in 1875 and 1887 respectively, Louie Süe and André Mare started their careers as painters before breaking into the world of design. They were some of the most prominent influencers of the Art Deco movement, having developed their distinctive Deco style well prior to the beginning of...   read full post »

posted on 1/22/2018


Négrel Antiques' Top Instagram Posts of 2017

At Négrel Antiques, we believe that a photograph is worth a thousand words. Which is why we love sharing our images with you! Our Instagram and Facebook feeds have become a showcase to highlight our images and share with a wide audience, and we wanted you to see some of our best 2017 posts be...   read full post »

posted on 1/16/2018


Modern Art: MoMA's Adventures in Paris

If you've never heard of MoMA, don't worry we won't judge you. Especially if you are not a modern art fan. But the Museum of Modern Art in New York far surpasses many others in its collection, its vision of how art should be consumed by the public, and how the architecture of a museum can influence ...   read full post »

posted on 11/28/2017


The History of the Bistro Table

The classic bistro table is chic and flexible. They seem like they have always existed and work with everything. Ubiquitous as they are now, how did they get woven into our notion of Parisian life? We decided to look at bistro history, where these easy-going beauties got their start, then delve into...   read full post »

posted on 10/11/2017


Exploring Venetian Glass with Négrel Antiques

Few things are as timeless as Venetian mirrors, which must be why they are a perennial favorite of designers. With so many different style choices you can work one into nearly any space, creating a look that’s both eclectic and glamorous at once. We decided it was time that we highlight the V...   read full post »

posted on 8/31/2017

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