5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- FB_ Louis XIV cabinet on stand
- Louis XIV Bedroom - Versailles
- Savonnerie & aubusson rugs
- Vaux-le-Vicomte chamber de roi
- Louis XIV Canape
- b French Sofa or Fauteuil expanded to 3 seats
Charles le brun - Painter
- e he Savonnerie carpets from their creation were woven by the royal manufacturer for Louis XIV to Louis XVI. Only the king was able to own or rarely sell a Savonnerie carpet, leading to the development of the Aubusson. These flat woven carpets emulated the designs of the Savonnerie carpets. This lead to its vast popularity with the wealthy European community. Aubusson rugs graced the floors throughout all of Europe in the 17th and the 18th century.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a room used primarily for exhibition of art objects; a drawing room.
- Stretchers in X-form of Italian origin, sometimes scrolled or in serpentine form with a finial in the center
- a type of wall decoration used in 17th century French domestic architecture consists of vertical bands of rusticated masonry which divides the facades into panels or bays
- The central support of a medieval doorway.
5 True/False questions
Fauteuil → French term for Private residents for French Aristocracy.
Cove ceiling → 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.
Entrance Facade Vaux-le-Vicomte → the 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)
place des Vosges →
Lozenge → wood paneling on interior walls usually floor to ceiling, as a rule inriched by carving, gilding, painting, or , rarely inlaying.