Five Hundred Buildings of Paris
Five hundred stunning duotone photographs showcase the finest, most majestic, and interesting examples of architecture in one of the world's most beloved cities
The greatest buildings, monuments, and structures of Paris come to life in these inspiring, neighborhood-by-neighborhood photographic tours. Each building is featured in a rich, fine-resolution duotone photograph. Information including the building's name, its address and location, and year of completion or renovation is included underneath the image. A brief description of each building, which highlights its distinctive features and places it in historical context, is included at the back of the book.
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13th arrondissement arched architect architecture Art Deco Art Nouveau artists Ateliers avenue balcony Baron Haussmann Bastille became boulevard Saint-Germain boulevard Saint-Michel Bourse brasserie brick building building’s built café Champs-Elysées chapel Charles church Cité concrete construction corner of rue courtyard created decorative Défense dome Ecole Eglise Eiffel eighteenth century entrance façade Fontaine former France François François Mansart French galleries gardens glass Grand Gustave Eiffel hall Haussmann Henri Hôtel Île interior Jacques Jacques Lemercier Jean Jules Hardouin-Mansart l’Opéra Louis Louvre Maison mansion medieval modern Molière Montparnasse monumental Musée museum Napoléon Napoléon III neighborhood neoclassical nineteenth century Notre-Dame ofthe opened original Palais Paris Parisian pavilion pediment Philippe Pierre Place des Vosges Pont-Neuf quai Réaumur rebuilt renovation residence restaurant restoration Revolution royal rue Montmartre rue Réaumur Saint-Denis sculpture seventeenth century side space square stone street structure studios style theater Théâtre Today tower traditional Victor Baltard workshops