Art Nouveau is unquestionably a trump card in art tourism in Lorraine and in
Nancy, the town which, through its famous School, was one of the movement’s
The style can be seen again in a pharmacy in Commercy and in the Town
Hall in Euville, the town famous for its quarries. As to “Metz New Town”
commissioned by Kaiser Wilhelm II, it combines every possible historic and new
style, from Gothic to Art Nouveau (Jugendstil, modern style).
For further examples, see the Parc de la Garenne in Liverdun, the
enamelware in Longwy, a number of houses in Epinal, and the designs produced
by Meisenthal and Sarreguemines.
A pleasure shared, as they say.