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La Colonnade du Palais du Louvre (The Musée du Louvre Colonnade)
  • Europe
  • La Colonnade du Palais du Louvre (The Musée du Louvre Colonnade), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Paris, France
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.245
Description

A view of the east facade of the Louvre's Colonnade. Designed by Claude Perrault, peristyle double columns comprise the second story of the building. A pediment containing relief sculptures adorns the central bay of the facade.