French Architecture

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French architecture and interior design, with a focus on the 18th century.

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The French filmmaker fills his Burgundy chateau with glories, from fine gilt-wood furnishings to ancien régime portraits Classic Home Decor, Classic Interior, Classic House, Architectural Digest, Style Français, French Style, French Country, Interior And Exterior, Interior Design
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French Filmmaker Jean-Louis Remilleux’s Antique-Filled Chateau

The French filmmaker fills his Burgundy chateau with 18th-century glories, from fine gilt-wood furnishings to ancien régime portraits

Musée Nissim de Camondo, a beautiful small museum of French decorative arts in an hôtel particulier (private mansion) overlooking the Parc Monceau. Victorian Interiors, Victorian Homes, Victorian Parlor, French Interiors, Beautiful Interiors, Beautiful Homes, Interior Decorating, Interior Design, Classic Interior
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Musée Nissim de Camondo

This image of the Double Salon at Chateau de Digoine. Traditional Office, Traditional Interior, Classic Interior, Ad Architectural Digest, Antique Interior, Beautiful Interiors, French Interiors, Vintage Interiors, Interior Inspiration
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French Filmmaker Jean-Louis Remilleux’s Antique-Filled Chateau

The French filmmaker fills his Burgundy chateau with 18th-century glories, from fine gilt-wood furnishings to ancien régime portraits

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The Classics: The Telescoping Table

Next month, I will celebrate nine years of blogging, and I can hardly believe it. Back then, blogging was considered cutting-edge, but today, it's more like the éminence grise of the social media world. So much has changed since 2006, and yet, in a way, much has stayed the same. Nine years later and I'm still focusing my attention on those interiors and furnishings that have stood the test of time. Some of you who have been with me for the long haul might remember "The Classics" series that…

Home Decor 1701878887 Cozy to inexpensive tips to build a pleasant elegant home decor luxury modern Home decor tips generated on this imaginative day 20190510 English Interior, French Interior, Classic Interior, French Decor, French Country Decorating, Interior Design, Country French, Elegant Home Decor, Elegant Homes
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Torchères.......Elegant Old World Lighting

Derived from the French word "torche" (torch), a torchère is basically a tall candle stand that would have supported some form of candleabrum. And whether they are standing in corners, on either side of a table, or flanking a corridor, these beautiful pieces bring instant beauty and sophistication to an interior. When first introduced in France toward the end of the 17th century, the Italian style torchère usually held only one candle. However the use of ornate candelabras doubled or tripled…

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original room from the century Hotel Crillon, Paris - 1758 - now preserved in the Metropolitan Museum, NY - interior French Interior, Classic Interior, Crillon Paris, Louis Seize, Chateau Hotel, Luis Xvi, French Architecture, Classical Architecture, European Furniture
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Pierre-Adrien Paris | Boudoir from the Hôtel de Crillon | French, Paris | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Hôtel de Crillon , 10, Place de la Concorde, Paris, France ; Louis Trouard (by 1776) ; Félix François Dorothée Berton des Balbes, Comte de Crillon (1788–d. 1827) ; Marie Louise Amélie Berton des Balbes (duchesse de Polignac) (until d

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Inside The Ritz Paris with My Beautiful Paris - The Glam Pad Paris one of the wonders of the world Design Hotel, Design Suites, The Ritz Paris, Paris Paris, Casa Hotel, Beautiful Paris, French Interior, French Decor, Paris Hotels
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Exploring the Renovated Ritz Paris (Published 2016)

After a renovation that kept its doors shut for nearly four years, the Ritz Paris is reopening June 6. It certainly looks like it was worth the wait. The amount on the budget must have been amazing. I could easily live here and YES, this could be my bedroom. #LoVePaRiSXoXo

Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild, also called villa Île-de-France, is a French seaside villa located at Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat on the French Riviera. Classic Decor, Classic Interior, Marie Antoinette, Louis Seize, Ferrat, Interior Decorating, Interior Design, French Furniture, Furniture Nyc
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*Rococo Revisited - Villa  Ephrussi de Rothschild ...

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a-l-ancien-regime: “ Salon Bleu, Hotel de Castries, pure Louis XV style , carpets with gold arabesques on blue background responds to the painted trompe l’oeil ceiling. French Interior, Classic Interior, French Decor, Luxury Interior, French Architecture, Victorian Architecture, Beautiful Interior Design, Beautiful Interiors, Chateau Hotel
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C’est dans le Salon bleu, pièce maîtresse de l’hôtel de Castries, que siège, depuis 1997, le bureau du ministre. Dans le pur style Louis XV, il donne sur un jardin arboré de 4500 m2.Situé au rez-de-chaussée, ce bureau n’a été libéré qu’en 1995 après la disparition de la comtesse de Castellane, locataire des lieux depuis 1936. Au sol, un tapis moquette à motifs d’arabesque or sur fond bleu répond au ciel peint en trompe l’œil au plafond. Photo : Vincent Baillais/Lieu-dit

Made entirely of gilded bronze with carvings of berries, flowers and foliage. With a separate top and standing upon lion paw feet. Lion Paw, French Architecture, French Furniture, Separate, Vases, 19th Century, Berries, Sculptures, Carving
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A Fantastic Quality Late 19th Century Louis XV Style Gilt Bronze Brule Parfum | Charles Cheriff Galleries

Made entirely of gilded bronze with carvings of berries, flowers and foliage. With a separate top and standing upon lion paw feet. Details: Height - 42 inches / 107cm Diameter - 15 inches / 38cm

Incredible baroque reproduction boiseries by Feau & Cie Modern Architecture Design, French Architecture, Villa, 18th Century, Baroque, Art Deco, French Interiors, The Incredibles, Interior Design
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Villa, Côte d'Azur

Incredible baroque reproduction boiseries by Feau & Cie

Rothschild residence, with boiseries by Feau & Cie. Arabesque, Paris Decor, French Architecture, Antique Interior, Decorative Panels, How To Antique Wood, Chinoiserie, Decoration, Wall Design
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Hôtel Saint-Florentin

Rothschild residence, with boiseries by Feau & Cie.

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Le Château d'Eu - Musée Louis-Philippe

: Le Château d'Eu - Musée Louis-Philippe

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