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Encyclopedia > André Le Nôtre
Painting of André Le Nôtre by Carlo Maratti. This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. This applies worldwide. File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev...
Painting of André Le Nôtre by Carlo Maratti. This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. This applies worldwide. File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev... Enlarge
Painting of André Le Nôtre by Carlo Maratti

André Le Nôtre ( March 12 is the 71st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (72nd in Leap years). There are 294 days remaining. Events 515 BC - Construction is completed on the Temple in Jerusalem. 1664 - New Jersey becomes a colony of Britain. 1894 - Coca-Cola is sold in bottles for the... March 12, Events January - Galileo observes Neptune, but mistakes it for a star and so is not credited with its discovery. February 7 - An Assembly of the Russian Empire elects Mikhail Romanov to be Tsar of Russia, and establishes the Romanov Dynasty. June 29 - Fire destroys Londons Globe Theatre Francesco Andreini... 1613 - September 15 is the 258th day of the year (259th in leap years). There are 107 days remaining. Events 608 - Saint Boniface IV becomes Pope. 921 - Saint Ludmila is murdered at the command of her daughter-in-law at Tetin. 1514 - Thomas Wolsey appointed Archbishop of York. 1556 - Vlissingen ex... September 15, Events January 1 - Russia accepts Julian calendar. January 1 - in around this year, Denmark-Norway adopt the Gregorian calendar, including the convention that New Years Day is January 1st. January 26 - One of the greatest earthquakes on record ruptures the submarine Cascadia thrust fault from Vancouver Island to northern... 1700) was a A landscape architect is primarily a designer of spaces, mostly landscapes, and sometimes gardens, in the field of landscape architecture. Landscape Architects Charles M. Anderson Daniel Burnham Charles Bridgeman Capability Brown Joachim Carvallo Thomas Dolliver Church James Corner Andrew Jackson Downing Garrett Eckbo Charles Eliot Beatrix Farrand George Hargreaves Baron... landscape architect and the gardener of king Louis XIV King of France and Navarre By Hyacinthe Rigaud (1701) Louis XIV (Louis-Dieudonné) (September 5, 1638–September 1, 1715) reigned as King of France and King of Navarre from May 14, 1643 until his death. He was a minor when he inherited the Crown; he did not... Louis XIV of France from Events February 15 - English Civil War: New Model Army is founded officially June 14 - English Civil War: Battle of Naseby - 12,000 Royalist forces are beaten by 15,000 Parliamentarian soldiers June 28 - English Civil War - the Royalists lose Carlisle July 2: Fight at Alford, Aberdeenshire October 8: Jeanne Mance... 1645 to Events January 1 - Russia accepts Julian calendar. January 1 - in around this year, Denmark-Norway adopt the Gregorian calendar, including the convention that New Years Day is January 1st. January 26 - One of the greatest earthquakes on record ruptures the submarine Cascadia thrust fault from Vancouver Island to northern... 1700. He was most notably responsible for the construction of the park of the Versailles: Louis Le Vau opened up the interior court to create the expansive entrance cour dhonneur, later copied all over Europe The Château de Versailles — often called the Palace of Versailles, or simply Versailles — is a royal château, outside the gates of which... Palace of Versailles.


Le Nôtre's other work included the design of many gardens and parks, including those of Chantilly may refer to: Chantilly, a French city located in the Oise département in the Picardie région. The château de Chantilly is located there Chantilly, Virginia, an unincorporated area located in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States, and the site of the Battle of Chantilly chantilly cream, a... Chantilly, The central range of Fontainebleau The Royal Chateau of Fontainebleau (in the Seine-et-Marne d partement), the largest of the French royal chateaux, introduced to France the Italian Mannerist style in interior decoration and in gardens, and transformed them in the translation. The French Mannerist style of interior decoration... Chateau Fontainebleau, Racconigi, Saint Cloud or St. Cloud may refer to: Saint Cloud, also known as Clodoald, was a son of the Frankish king Chlodomer Saint-Cloud, a town in France St. Cloud is the also name of several places in the United States of America: St. Cloud, Florida St. Cloud, Minnesota St... Saint-Cloud, Saint-Germain-en-Laye is a city west of Paris, in the Yvelines d partement (of which it is a sous-pr fecture), in the Ile-de-France r gion, in France. History Saint-Germain-en-Laye was founded in 1020 when King Robert the Pious (ruled 996-1031) founded... Saint-Germain-en-Laye and St James's Park. He also collaborated with Louis Le Vau (1612 – 1670) was a French architect who worked for Louis XIV of France. Life He was born and died in Paris. Works His most notable works include the Palace of Versailles and his collaboration with Claude Perrault on the Louvre. He was responsible, with André Le... Louis Le Vau and Charles Le Brun Charles Le Brun (February 24, 1619 - February 22, 1690) was a French painter and art theorist, one of the dominant artists in 17th century France. Born in Paris, he attracted the notice of Chancellor guier, who placed him at the age of eleven in the studio of... Charles Le Brun on the park of the Vaux-le-vicomte was in many ways the most important work built before Louis XIV came to power. Here, together with Louie Le Vau, the design of gardens André le Nôtre and the decorator Lebrun worked on a large-scale project for the first time. Their collaboration marked the... Vaux-le-Vicomte. André Le Nôtre's father, Jean Le Nôtre was the gardener of Louis XIII (September 27, 1601 - May 14, 1643), called the Just (French: le Juste), was King of France from 1610 to 1643. Born at the Château de Fontainebleau, Louis was the first child of Henri IV and Marie de Médicis. He ascended to the throne at age nine... Louis XIII of France.


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