5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- FB Louis XIV fauteuil
- Galerie des Glaces (Hall of Mirrors) - Versailles. Architect Jules Hardouin Mansart- 3rd Building
- pierced stretcher
- Cove ceiling
- a a carved stretcher that one is able to see threw
- b a ceiling having a cove at it's intersection with the wall.
- e : golden or gilded brass or bronze used for decorative purposes (as in mounts for furniture)
5 Multiple choice questions
- A series of rooms that adjoin each other
- an upholstered armchair
Architect- Louis le Vau, Landscape Architect- Andre le Notre. Built for Nicholas Fouquet.
- 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 True/False questions
Parquet de Versailles →
Dormer → : golden or gilded brass or bronze used for decorative purposes (as in mounts for furniture)
FB Louis XIV Bureau Mazarin →
Boulle marquetry → 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
Hotel → French term for Private residents for French Aristocracy.