5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Vaux-le-Vicomte. Architect- Loius Le VAU, Charles Le Brun - painter, Landscape Architect- Andre le Notre. Build for Nicholas Fouquet.
- Cove ceiling
- Louvre- East Front -Architect Claude Perrault
- a a heavy curtain hung across a doorway
- b Flower gardens arranged in formal, often symmetrical, patterns with separating paths
- c a ceiling having a cove at it's intersection with the wall.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Stretchers in X-form of Italian origin, sometimes scrolled or in serpentine form with a finial in the center
- 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)
- French Sofa or Fauteuil expanded to 3 seats
- 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
- A series of rooms that adjoin each other
5 True/False questions
FB Louis XIV inlaid table →
Salon → a room used primarily for exhibition of art objects; a drawing room.
Lozenge → French term for Private residents for French Aristocracy.
Boiserie → wood paneling on interior walls usually floor to ceiling, as a rule inriched by carving, gilding, painting, or , rarely inlaying.
FB Louis XIV Bureau Mazarin →