5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- FB Louis XIV inlaid table
- Vaux-le-Vicomte chamber de roi
- Place des Vosges-
- En Suite
- 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.
- b A series of rooms that adjoin each other
Charles le brun - Painter
5 Multiple choice questions
- wood paneling on interior walls usually floor to ceiling, as a rule inriched by carving, gilding, painting, or , rarely inlaying.
- 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)
5 True/False questions
place des Vosges →
commode → Andre charles boulle , low, elaborate chest of drawers; a moveable stand or cupboard containing a washbowl; a chair enclosing a chamber pot
FB Louis XIV Bureau Mazarin → a 17th century desk form named more or less in memory of Cardinal Mazarin, regent of France from 1642 to 1661. It is the earliest predecessor of the pedestal desk and differs from it by having only two tiers of drawers or three tiers of rather small drawers under the desktop surface, followed by eight legs supporting the whole. Also, the bureau Mazarin has cross braces between the legs, forming two Xs or two Hs on each side.
FB_ Louis XIV cabinet on stand →
place → Residental urban community