The bed that is now at display in the mercury salon is the one that louis philippe placed there when he transformed versailles from a royal residence to a museum. The salon of mercury in the palace of versailles.
Cette chambre de parade conserve néanmoins la dénomination de chambre de lit.
Salon de mercure versailles. Download this stock image. The grand appartement du roi is the kings grand apartment of the palace of versailles. Restoration and refurnishing took place in 2011 and 2012.
The greatest painters and sculptors of the age contributed to its magnificent decor. Palace of versailles salon de mercure aa2010 from alamys library of millions of high resolution stock photos illustrations and vectors. Château de versailles salon de mercure clock with automations this automated clock executed by antoine moran was offered to louis xvi in 1706.
Imagejpeg this is a file from the wikimedia commons. Lactualité et les événements de lhôtel mercure paris porte de versailles expo. The salon de mercure mercury drawing room later became la chambre du lit et abritera the chamber of bed and house.
The state apartments which are known respectively as the grand appartement du roi and the grand appartement de la reine. 48 kb mime type. Restaurant le millésime afterworks.
Information from its description page there is shown below. Parc des princes stadium is an 8 minute drive away. Le salon de mercure qui devait servir dantichambre fera office dès linstallation du roi et de la cour à versailles en 1682 de chambre dapparat louis xiv préférant dormir dans ses petits appartements.
As a result of louis levaus envelope of louis xiiis château the king and queen had new apartments in the new addition known at the time as the château neuf new palace. Le salon de mercure. Mercure paris porte de versailles expo vanves.
Salondemercureversaillesjpg 599 325 pixels file size. The remaining furniture in the room has been recreated after the versailles inventory list since the original furniture was lost during the revolution. The mercury salon in the kings grand apartment in the palace of versailles was louis xivs ceremonial chamber.
Located just behind the porte de versailles exhibition center within walking distance of the main hall and of the metro station mercure paris porte de versailles expo offers a restaurant le millésime and a bar.