National Geographic : 1931 Nov
© National Geographic Society Natural Color Photograph by Jacob Gayer EIGHTEENTH CENTURY TREASURES IN THE LOUIS XVI SALON OF THE CORCORAN GALLERY OF ART One of the show places of a new wing of the gallery presented to the Nation by the late Senator W. A.Clark, ofMontana. Furniture, interior decorations, ceiling, and mirrors, were all brought from France and installed as a salonin thedonor's palatial New York residence. After his death, they were transferred to their present location. His art collection comprised one ofthe finest inAmerica.