Tag: palace

Capriccio con palazzo (c. 1754)

Canaletto (1697-1768) Capriccio con palazzo (English Landscape Capriccio with a Palace) c. 1754 Oil on canvas, 134 x 108.8 cm National Gallery of Art, Washington Detail. Detail.  

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  

Palazzo Abatellis (Palermo)

Built: 15th century Location: Via Alloro 4, 90133 Palermo Website: http://www.regione.sicilia.it/beniculturali/palazzoabatellis/home.htm Museum: • Galleria Regionale della Sicilia   See also: • Palaces | Palermo (Italia)

Nymphenburg Palace (Munich)

Schloss Nymphenburg Completed: 1675 Location: Schloß Nymphenburg 1, 80638 München Website: http://www.schloss-nymphenburg.de/englisch/palace/   Nymphenburg Palace in Art: Bellotto, Bernardo (1721–1780) Nymphenburg Palace, Munich c.1761 Oil on canvas, 68.4 x 119.8 cm National Gallery of Art, Washington     Births: • Ludwig…

Palace of Westminster (London)

Built: 11th Century Destroyed by fire in 1834 Rebuilt: 1840 Location: Westminster, London SW1A 0AA Website: http://www.parliament.uk/   Palace of Westminster in Art: Derain, André (1880-1954) Charing Cross Bridge 1905–1906 Oil on canvas, 81.7 x 100.7 cm Museum of Modern Art, New York  …

Buckingham Palace (London)

Construction started: 1703 Completed: 1962 Location: London, SW1A 1AA, UK Website: http://www.royal.gov.uk/theroyalresidences/buckinghampalace/buckinghampalace.aspx Royal Collection Website: http://www.royalcollection.org.uk/ Collection: • Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Venere e Marte (1817-1822) • Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): The Music Lesson (1662-1665) See also: • Palaces