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Architecture of France

23 October 2009

Montmirail Townhall, Champagne-Ardenne, France

16 October 2009

1862 – Notre Dame Chapel, Boulogne

Architect: Charles F. Hansom From The Building News, February 28, 1862: This chapel, of which we give a view in our present number, has recently I been erected on the outskirts of Boulogne,...

31 August 2009

1885 – New Country House, Boulogne, France

Architect: E.J. May

13 August 2009

1881 – Château de Chantilly, Oise, France

Architect: Honoré Daumet The Château de Chantilly comprises two attached buildings; the Grand Château and the Petit Château which was built around 1560 for Anne de Montmorency. The Grand Château was destroyed in...

30 July 2009

1879 – Carcassonne Cathedral, France

Architect: Eugène Viollet-le-Duc Carcassonne was struck from the roster of official fortifications under Napoleon and the Restoration, and the fortified cité of Carcassonne fell into such disrepair that the French government decided that...

22 July 2009

1878 – Royal British Commission, Exposition Universelle, Paris

Architect: Gilbert R. Redgrave The third Paris World’s Fair, called an Exposition Universelle in French, was held from 1 May through to 10 November 1878. It celebrated the recovery of France after the...

14 July 2009

1860 – House of an Architect, Cite Malesherbes, Paris

Architect: M. Amoudru

14 July 2009

1888 – New Railway Terminus, St. Lazare, Paris

Architect: M.J. Lisch