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  1. Pavillions
  2. FB cabinet on stand
  3. commode
  4. Boiserie
  5. Parquet de Versailles
  1. a a Detached or semi detached structure used for entertainment. On a facade a prominent portion usually central or terminal, identified by projection, height, and special roof forms.
  2. b inlayed wood flooring, usually set in simple geometric patterns.
  3. c
  4. d wood paneling on interior walls usually floor to ceiling, as a rule inriched by carving, gilding, painting, or , rarely inlaying.
  5. e Andre charles boulle , low, elaborate chest of drawers; a moveable stand or cupboard containing a washbowl; a chair enclosing a chamber pot

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. : golden or gilded brass or bronze used for decorative purposes (as in mounts for furniture)

  2. Architect- Louis le Vau, Landscape Architect- Andre le Notre. Built for Nicholas Fouquet.
  3. Residental urban community
  4. Flower gardens arranged in formal, often symmetrical, patterns with separating paths

5 True/False questions

  1. Appartementa heavy curtain hung across a doorway

          

  2. Boulle marquetrywood paneling on interior walls usually floor to ceiling, as a rule inriched by carving, gilding, painting, or , rarely inlaying.

          

  3. Andre Charles Boullethe French cabinetmaker who is generally considered to be the preeminent artist in the field of marquetry. His fame in marquetry led to his name being given to a fashion of inlaying known as Boulle (or, in 19th-century Britain, Buhl work)

          

  4. diaper patternan allover pattern with motifs placed in a repeated design, esp. on a rectangular or diagonal grid.

          

  5. Vaux-le-Vicomte chamber de roiA technique developed by Andre-Charles Boulle (1642-1732) of inlaying brass with tortoiseshell and, sometimes, pewter, fashionable and highly prized in France throughout the 18th century

          

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