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A shoe having an upper part that is cut away at the instep to reveal the arch of the foot.

[After Alfred Guillaume Gabriel, Count d'Orsay (1801-1852), French dandy.]
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The couple posted snaps from a trip to the Musee D'Orsay, with Penny, 46, joking about Rod, 73, being engrossed in a nude painting.
The Loose Women regular shared pictures of their trip on Instagram as they toured the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre museum and the Musee d'Orsay.
The painting was taken from a Marseille museum in 2009 while on loan from Paris' Musee d'Orsay.
30-31, 2009, from Marseille's Musee Cantini, where it had been on loan from the Musee d'Orsay, Paris.
As a testament to the museum's global focus, American conceptual artist Jenny Holzer has engraved three monumental marble walls with text drawn from Arab historian Ibn Khaldun, a Mesopotamian tablet, and the French Renaissance philosopher Montaigne, while a collaboration between the United Arab Emirates and France is providing loansfrom 13 leading institutions: the Musee d'Orsay, Centre Pompidou, and Bibliotheque Nationale, among others.
The d'Orsay, a French-inspired condo development in Chelsea, is banking on name recognition, among other things to appeal to buyers.
The rug collections include D'Orsay, a group of printed, partially erased traditional designs handloomed of wool; Intermezzo, which features classic geometric designs in neutrals and grays handtufted of New Zealand wool with Tencel accents; and Lina, an assortment of bold, geometric shapes in muted brights handtufted of New Zealand wool.
L'attaque a egalement fait plus de 300 blesses mais le Quai d'Orsay n'est pas en mesure pour l'instant de communiquer sur les victimes etrangeres blessees.
The Louvre Abu Dhabi museum will open at the end of 2016, and many of France's grand museums, including the Louvre, the Musee d'Orsay and the Palace of Versailles, will loan art to Abu Dhabi as part of a 30-year collaboration with the emirate worth 1bn euros.
TUNIS (TAP) - France condemned, Thursday, "the terrorist act" that targeted national guard officers in the locality of El Maouna, governorate of Tataouine, in southern Tunisia, according to a statement by the Quai d'Orsay.
The Foreign Ministry said that the members of the Arab Ambassadors Council were received at the Quai d'Orsay (Foreign Ministry) in the French capital.
Depuis son installation, la cellule de crise travaille en coordination avec les representations consulaires algeriennes en France, la cellule de crise du MAE et des autorites francaises, notamment le Quai d'Orsay.