François Mansart

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François Mansart
Mansard champaigne2.jpg
François Mansart, detail o a dooble portrait o Mansart an Claude Perrault, bi Philippe de Champaigne
Born23 Januar 1598(1598-01-23)
Paris
Died23 September 1666(1666-09-23) (aged 68)
Paris
NaitionalityFrench
Alma materstudio o Salomon de Brosse
BigginsChâteau de Balleroy, Temple du Marais, Château de Maisons, Kirk o the Val-de-Grâce
ProjectsChâteau de Blois
Designplans tae redesign the Louvre an the ryal mausoleum at Saint-Denis

François Mansart (23 Januar 1598 – 23 September 1666) wis a French airchitect creditit wi introducin clessicism intae Baroque airchitectur o Fraunce. The Encyclopædia Britannica cites him as the maist accomplished o 17t-century French airchitects whase wirks "are renained for thair heich degree o refinement, subtlety, an elegance".[1]

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  1. Western Architecture - France, Encyclopædia Britannica