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title unknown (facade of the Louis XII wing, Château Royal de Blois)
  • Europe
  • title unknown (facade of the Louis XII wing, Château Royal de Blois), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Blois, France
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width:
    Image Dimensions Height/Width:
    Mount Dimensions: 27.8 x 35.7 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 10 15/16 x 14 1/16 in
  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.150
Description

A view of the facade of the Louis XII wing at the Château Royal de Blois. Built in the Gothic style, the facade is comprised of brick organized in bays formed by tall mullioned windows surmounted by dormer windows that bear the arms and emblems of the sovereigns. Above the entry is an equestrian statue of King Louis XII.