Mansart


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Mansart

(French mɑ̃sar)
n
1. (Biography) François (frɑ̃swa). 1598–1666, French architect, who established the classical style in French architecture
2. (Biography) his great-nephew, Jules Hardouin (ʒyl ardwɛ̃). 1646–1708, French architect and town planner, who completed the Palace of Versailles
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Noun1.Mansart - French architect who introduced the mansard roof (1598-1666)Mansart - French architect who introduced the mansard roof (1598-1666)
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The dome of Mansart floated ethereally above the budding trees and the long grey front of the building: drawing up into itself all the rays of afternoon light, it hung there like the visible symbol of the race's glory.
seventeenth-century church designed by Francois Mansart, then eventually
Tropez Mansart, which was personally named by Philippe himself, inspired by the French architect whose work is generally considered to be the apex of French Baroque architecture, Jules Hardouin-Mansart.
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(49) Reglant son allure sur la notre, l'automobile vira, penetra dans la rue Mansart. (J.
The series is a joint production between Brown's company, The Monster Shop and Mansart Studios, owned by Warren Manser.
The museum is in the old Bishop's Palace, built in 1675 and based on the design Sainte-of Jules Hardouin Mansart, an architect of the Palace of Versailles.
The museum is in the old Bishop's Palace, built in 1675 and based on the design of Jules Hardouin Mansart, an architect of the Palace of Versailles.
While chatting with foreign architecture students at the Louvre, Mendoza kept dropping names of classic French architects such as Francois Mansart who introduced Baroque architecture, and 19thcentury urban planner GeorgesEugAAa[euro]sA"ne Haussmann.
DIRECTOR: Cedric Klapisch CAST: Romain Duds, Audrey Tautou, Cecile de France, Kelly Reilly, Sandrine Holt, Margaux Mansart, Pablo Mugnier-Jacob, Flore Bonaventura, Amin Djakliou, Clara Abbasi, Li Jun Li, Sharrieff Pugh, Peter McRobbie, Jason Kravits, Peter Hermann, Benoit Jacquot
Famous for the Chateau de Maisons-Laffitte, built by architect Francois Mansart in the 17th century, it has a horse-racing track as well-known in France as Newmarket is here.