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5 Matching questions

  1. Vaux-le-Vicomte. Architect- Loius Le VAU, Charles Le Brun - painter, Landscape Architect- Andre le Notre. Build for Nicholas Fouquet.
  2. Cove ceiling
  3. Portieres
  4. Louvre- East Front -Architect Claude Perrault
  5. Parterres
  1. a a heavy curtain hung across a doorway
  2. b Flower gardens arranged in formal, often symmetrical, patterns with separating paths
  3. c a ceiling having a cove at it's intersection with the wall.
  4. d
  5. e

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Stretchers in X-form of Italian origin, sometimes scrolled or in serpentine form with a finial in the center
  2. 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)
  3. French Sofa or Fauteuil expanded to 3 seats
  4. A 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
  5. A series of rooms that adjoin each other

5 True/False questions

  1. FB Louis XIV inlaid table


  2. Salona room used primarily for exhibition of art objects; a drawing room.


  3. LozengeFrench term for Private residents for French Aristocracy.


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


  5. FB Louis XIV Bureau Mazarin