outdoor Sites

Chantier-exterieur200These sites notably relate to gilding ornamented gates and wrought iron balconies present in gardens and outbuildings, as well as gilded monumental sculptures or ornamented with gilding.

A typical example is the «Génie de la Liberté», a 6.5 meters high bronze statue overlooking 55 meters from the «colonne de Juillet», at Place de la Bastille in Paris.

Atelier Huber was tasked to restore the gilding of the «Génie» in 1989, for the bicentenary of the French Revolution: several layers of corrosion full protection were applied before covering the «Génie» with 5,500 gold leaves finish.

Our achievements


Our reputation without fail of master gilders and craftsman gilders has been established for long, notably through two areas of expertise:
- Quality artistic achievements, with extreme care attached to detail execution of gilding.
- The actual effectiveness of our master gilders and craftsman gilders in leading their projects.
Works of gilding on furniture are made in our gilding studio and we also execute projects of gilding in interior and exterior decoration sites throughout France as well as abroad.


Furniture and decorative art objects

art objectsMaster gilders, located in the very heart of Faubourg Saint-Antoine in Paris, Atelier Huber performs gilding restorations on all furniture and decoration art objects: gilded Louis-Philippe or or all styles mirrors, chairs and arm-chairs, statuettes, frames of any shape and size...
Wether your expected works are concerning restoration, conservation or gilding on new support,
Atelier Huber guarantees you with high quality gilding, without fail efficiency and execution.

Gilding studio

Atelier200Located in the very heart of Faubourg Saint-Antoine in Paris, we take delivery, handle and work in our own gilding studio all works of restoration, conservation or creation of gilding for items that can be transported, such as furniture, frames, mirrors or any type of decorative art objects.

A visit to our workshop will allow you to appreciate the high level of care taken in dealing with all gilding and restoration works for all art objects entrusted to us, in order to deliver, in respect of your preferences, an artistic quality finish.

Our art, our expertise

Our art, our expertiseOur master gilders and craftsman gilders are passionate specialists of daring creations made with art, thoroughness and particular attention to detailed perfection in the purest tradition of master gilders, preserved and transmitted over the centuries.
They perform with enthusiasm original orders within architectural projects in art restoration or new achievements, whether the gildind process is transferred to our gilding studio or performed on site.
To practice our art in the best expectations of our clients and sponsors, our master gilders and craftsman gilders fully master both traditional methods and modern techniques of gilding: water gilding, reserved to wood support; oil gilding, applied to all supports.
Whichever technique is used, our master gilders focus on always performing finishes aspects of perfect shine, in harmony with the work of art or concerned object.
Most particular care is taken in the preparation of surfaces, in order to obtain a perfectly smooth support to gilding, which ensures the gold leaf with optimum sticking and excellent endurance of the works in the long term.


Atelier Huber

Since 1988, Atelier Huber, located in the very heart of Faubourg Saint-Antoine in Paris, is the specialist leaf gilding.
Our master gilders welcome you in our studio, from Mondays to Fridays from 9:00 to 18:00

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