Tag: castle

Château du Clos Lucé (Amboise)

Manoir du Cloux Chastelet du Cloux Built: middle of the fifteenth century Location: 2 Rue du Clos Lucé, 37400 Amboise Website: http://www.vinci-closluce.com/ The garden of Leonardo. The helicopter. The paddle wheel. The secret tunnel to the castle. Interior: The great…

Château de Beaufresne (Le Mesnil-Théribus)

Built: end of the 18th century Location: 60240 Le Mesnil-Théribus, France The Château de Beaufresne was the home of American painter Mary Cassatt from 1887 to 1926. Deaths: • Cassatt, Mary (1844-1926) See also: • Le Mesnil-Théribus (France) | Palaces  

Il sogno del cavaliere (c. 1504)

Raffaello (1483-1520) Il sogno del cavaliere (Vision of a Knight) c. 1504 Oil on poplar, 17.1 x 17.3 cm National Gallery, London   This painting probably formed a pair with: Raffaello (1483-1520) Le Tre Grazie (The Three Graces) 1504–1505 Oil on panel, 17…

Arundel Castle (England)

Built: 1068 Location: Arundel BN18 9AB, UK Website: http://www.arundelcastle.org/ Births: • Boleyn, Elizabeth (c.1480-1538) See also: • Castles | England  

Hever Castle (England)

Built: 1270 Location: Hever Rd, Hever, Edenbridge TN8 7NG, UK Website: http://www.hevercastle.co.uk/ Births: • Boleyn, Thomas (c.1477-1539) See also: • Castles | England  

Sonnenstein Castle (Pirna)

Schloss Sonnenstein Location: Schloßhof 2, 01796 Pirna Sonnenstein Castle in Art: Bellotto, Bernardo (1721–1780) Veduta di Pirna dalla fortezza di Sonnenstein 1750s Oil on canvas, 136 × 237 cm Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg   See also: • Castles | Pirna (Germany)…