III. Paris and the Jardin des Plantes

  • Carlo and Rembrandt Bugatti settle in Paris
  • The Ménagerie nationale at the Jardin des Plantes and the Muséum d’Histoire naturelle
  • The renaissance of the natural sciences
  • Rembrandt Bugatti and wild animals
  • Panthers, his companions in life and work



IV. Paris, a leading light in the modern art trade

  • Paris, capital of the creative arts
  • Modern art dealers and the euphoria of progress
  • Sculpture: an art form which spelt ruin for the art dealers