Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: H¿tel Carnavalet

Accession Number: 
165012
Order Title: 
Archivision Addition Module THREE--6,160 images
Type of View: 
partialView
View Title: 
View of the corps de logis (yard or court), with the statue of Louis XIV, the Sun King at left
Date of View: 
8/29/2000
Image description: 
The bronze statue of Louis XIV in the center is by Antoine Coysevox; reliefs on the first storey by Van Opstal (1655-1661).
Image Rights: 
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Source Institution: 
Archivision, Inc.
Collection: 
Addition Module THREE
Culture: 
French
Subject: 
Art museums
Work Types: 
Architecture; cultural / educational buildings; museums
Work Types: 
buildings; dwellings; houses; town houses; h¿tels (town houses)
Preferred Title: 
H¿tel Carnavalet
Agent Display: 
Fran¿ois Mansart (French architect, ca. 1598-1666); Gerard van Opstal (Flemish sculptor, ca. 1594-1668); Pierre Lescot (French architect, 1510-1571)
Date: 
redone 1655 (alteration)
Materials: 
stone
Technique: 
construction (assembling)
Alternate Title: 
H¿tel de Ligneris
Alternate Title: 
Musee Carnavalet (Musee de l'Histoire de Paris)
Locations: 
Paris, ¿le-de-France, France
Location Type: 
(site)
Style/Period: 
Renaissance
Classification: 
Architecture