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Soon on holidays? And if this year you were doing like your kids, a little review of your classics ...? If you get stuck, do not worry, everything is in the previous articles of Authenticite!

 






1- I was ordered to Faberge by the Czar Nicholas II for his wife Alexandra Feodorovna, who am I?

 

A-The Memorial Egg of Alexander III


B-The coronation egg


C-The diamond mesh egg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 










2 - I
am one of the greatest French animal sculptors of the nineteenth century. I realized this bronze casted by Barbedienne, who am I?

 

A- Pierre-Jules Mène

 

B- Emmanuel Fremiet

 

C- Antoine Louis Barye

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 












3
- Work of Eileen Gray, I am the second most important piece of furniture ever auctioned and sold myself nearly 22 million Euros who am I?

 

A- Le fauteuil dit au zèbre

 

B- Le fauteuil aux dragons

 

C- Le fauteuil serpentin

 

 

 

 

 










4 - I
'm a drawing by Hergé, sold by Artcurial in 2008 for the record price of €764,218 including buyer premium. I just found a new owner, but at what price?


 

A- €566,327

 

B- €954,332

 

C- €1,338,500

 

 

 

 

 

 

 










5
- I am an armoire known as a marriage one and an icon of French regional furniture. What is my region of origin?

 

A- Burgundy

 

B- Brittany

 

C- Normandy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 














6
- Of all the famous painters of the eighteenth century, my name is probably the one that best evokes the paintings of marine, who am I?


 

A- Claude Gelee, Le Lorrain

 

B- Joseph Vernet

 

C- Hubert Robert

 

 

 

 

 









7
- Developed in 1950, I made ​​a couple of famous legend: Charles and Ray Eames, what's my name?

 

A- LCM rocking chair

 

B- DAW armchair

 

C- RAR armchair

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 











8
- Appeared at the end of the eighteenth century, I am a clock that celebrates the architecture of antiquity, how do I call it?



 

A- Columns clock

 

B- Portico clock

 

C- Clock said in temple

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 













9
- I am a figure reliquary, typical piece of statuary ancestor, of type ... ?


 

A- Fang

 

B- Yoruba

 

C- Hemba

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 











10
- BONUS: unit of mass for gemstones, how much weighs a carat?

 

A- 12 g

 

B- 0,2 g

 

C- 2 g

 

 

 

 

 

 

 











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