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dc.coverage.spatialSite: Paris (France)en_US
dc.coverage.temporalcreation date: fortress built by Phillip II , 1190, creation date: first phase under P. Lescot, 1546-1578, alteration date: second phase addition of the Grande Galerie, 1595-1610, alteration date: west wing doubled in size, after 1639, alteration date: addition of Cour Carrée, 1661-1663, creation date: East Facade, 1667-1670, other date: building becomes museum , 1793, alteration date: completion of the Cour Carrée, 1801-1810, alteration date: addition of Galerie Napoléon, 1806-1812, creation date: Louvre completed, 1852, creation date: Pei's Pyramid, 1985-1989en_US
dc.creatorLe Brun, Charlesen_US
dc.creatorPercier, Charlesen_US
dc.creatorLe Vau, Louisen_US
dc.creatorPerrault, Claudeen_US
dc.creatorSoufflot, Jacques Germainen_US
dc.creatorLescot, Pierreen_US
dc.creatorPei Cobb Freed & Partnersen_US
dc.creatorDu Cerceau, Jacques Androueten_US
dc.creatorFontaine, Pierre François Léonarden_US
dc.creatorDu Cerceau, Baptiste Androueten_US
dc.creatorMétezeau, Louisen_US
dc.descriptiongeneral view, plaza with I.M. Pei's Pyramid, 2017en_US
dc.format.mediumglass (material)en_US
dc.rights(c) Richard Langendorfen_US
dc.subjectLouis XIV, King of France, 1638-1715en_US
dc.subjectNapoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821en_US
dc.subjectNapoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873en_US
dc.subjectFrancis I, King of France, 1494-1547en_US
dc.subjectHenry IV, King of France, 1553-1610en_US
dc.subjectArt museumsen_US
dc.subjectRoyal palacesen_US
dc.subjectFrance --History --Louis XIV, 1643-1715en_US
dc.subjectFrance --History --Francis I, 1515-1547en_US
dc.subjectFrance -- History -- Henry IV, 1589-1610en_US
dc.subjectArchitecture, Renaissanceen_US
dc.subjectArchitecture, Baroqueen_US
dc.subjectArchitecture, Frenchen_US
dc.subjectPhilip II, King of France, 1165-1223en_US
dc.title.alternativePalais du Louvreen_US
dc.rights.accessCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0
vra.worktypeMuseum, Palaceen_US
dc.contributor.displayarchitect: Francis I's project by Pierre Lescot (French, 1510-1571), architect: Baptiste Androuet Du Cerceau (French, ca. 1544-1590), architect: Jacques Androuet Du Cerceau (French, 1550-1614), architect: Louis Métezeau (French, 1559-1615), architect: Louis Le Vau (French, 1612-1670), architect: Charles Le Brun (French, 1619-1690), architect: East Facade by Claude Perrault (French, 1613-1688), architect: Jacques Germain Soufflot (French, 1713-1780), architect: Charles Percier (French, 1764-1838), architect: Pierre François Fontaine (French, 1762-1853), architect: Pyramid by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners (American, 1966-1989)en_US

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