BENOIS Alexandre Nikolaevich

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The album Versailles
1922
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Paper, lithography. 230 320 (200290) . RSL.

Versailles is the former residence of French kings, a grand palace and park complex, built in 1661-1666 for Louis XIV "The Sun King". Construction was supervised by the architects Louis Le Vau and Jules Hardouin-Mansart, and Andre Le Notre designed the park. The architecture and gardens of Versailles were Benoiss favorite subjects. Hed draw in the parks for 8-10 hours, and then hed bring his drawings home to put them in order and to create compositions about the life of the XVIII century.

Other artist`s prints

All artist`s prints
  • Cover
    1922
  • View from the Attic Windows of the Palace
    1922 .
  • View towards the Grand Canal from the Esplanade of the Palace
    1922
  • Neptune Pool
    1922
  • Parterre d `eau in May Evening
    1922
  • Latona. May Rain
    1922
  • Downhill at Parterre du Nord
    1922
  • Grotto of Apollo
    1922
  • Parterre d`eau
    1922
  • Parterre d`eau
    1922
  • One of the pools of Parterre du Nord.
    1922
  • Downhill at Parterre du Nord
    1922
  • Pyramid in the Summer
    1922
  • View of the Palace from Parterre d `eau.
    1922
  • Downhill to the Road in Saint-Cyr
    1922
  • Autumn day at the Pool of Apollo
    1922
  • Parterre d `eau. November
    1922
  • Carrefour des Philosophes in Winter
    1922
  • Venus. Winter Evening.
    1922
  • Stairway to the Terrace of the Palace
    1922
  • Parterre d `eau. Winter Evening
    1922
  • Parterre d `eau Covered with Snow.
    1922
  • The Pyramid Covered with Snow
    1922
  • Bassin des marmousets in Winter
    1922
  • Fountain of Bacchus in Winter
    1922
  • View of the Palace from the Road to Saint-Cyr
    1922
  • View of Curtius
    1922