26 avril 2010

Une chapelle pour le roi. Tricentenaire de la chapelle du Château de Versailles

A picture provided by the Chateau de Versailles on 22 April 2010 on occasion of an exhibition organized to celebrate de 300th anniversary of the Royal Chapel. It shows 'Louis XIV receiving the oath of the Marquis de Dangeau', a painting by Antoine Pezey (known from 1695 to 1710). Completed in 1710 by Robert de Cotte, after a project designed by Jules Hardouin-Mansart in 1687, the Royal Chapel of Versailles is probably the most accomplished monument of the Chateau de Versailles complex, and in any case one of the most expensive, in... [Lire la suite]
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