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The history goes back to the Garde-Meuble de la Couronne, which was responsible for the administration of all furniture and objects in the royal residences. The Mobilier National continues to administer state furniture, but has also expanded from its historic role of conserving furniture to expanding to a modern collection.
The agency is based in the 13th arrondissement of Paris.